Weavers H*, Wood W and Martin P

*corresponding author

Injury Activates a Dynamic Cytoprotective Network to Confer Stress Resilience and Drive Repair

Thuma L, Carter D, Weavers H* and Martin P*

* co-senior and co-corresponding authors

Drosophila immune cells extravasate from vessels to wounds using Tre1 GPCR and Rho signalling

Weavers H, Franz A, Wood W and Martin P

Long-term In Vivo Tracking of Inflammatory Cell Dynamics Within Drosophila Pupae

Weavers H and Wood W

Creating a Buzz about Macrophages: The Fly as an In Vivo Model for Studying Immune Cell Behavior

Current Biology 26:1974-89 (2016)



See Video Abstract


See also Dispatch:

Wound Signaling: Monkeywrenching Macrophage Migration with Microscopes, Movies, and Math Current Biology 26 (15), R715-R717 (2016)

Weavers H, Liepe J, Sim A, Wood W, Martin P and Stumpf M.

Systems Analysis of the Dynamic Inflammatory Response to Tissue Damage Reveals Spatiotemporal Properties of the Wound Attractant Gradient

Liepe J, Sim A, Weavers H, Ward L, Martin P and Stumpf M

Accurate Reconstruction of Cell and Particle Tracks from 3D Live Imaging Data

Cell 165:1658-71 (2016)

See Video Abstract





Also see Highlight:

Macrophages: Memories of the dead give strength. Nature Reviews Immunology. 16, 464–465 (2016)

Weavers H, Evans I, Martin M and Wood W.

Corpse engulfment generates a molecular memory that primes the macrophage inflammatory response

Semin Cell Dev Biol 31: 91-99 (2014) Review


Weavers H and Skaer H

Tip cells: Master regulators of tubulogenesis?

Dev Cell 27: 331- 344 (2013)


See also Preview:

Tugging Organs into Place. Dev Cell 27(3):243-4 (2013)

Weavers H and Skaer H

Tip cells act as dynamic cellular anchors in the morphogenesis of looped renal tubules in Drosophila

Dev Cell 19: 296-306 (2010)


Bunt S, Hooley C, Hu N, Scahill C, Weavers H and Skaer H.

Hemocyte-Secreted Type IV Collagen Enhances BMP Signalling to Guide Renal Tubule Morphogenesis in Drosophila

Nature 457: 322-326 (2009)


Weavers H, Prieto-Sánchez S, Grawe F, Garcia-López A, Artero R, Wilsch-Bräuninger M, Ruiz-Gómez M, Skaer H, Denholm B.

The insect nephrocyte is a podocyte-like cell with a filtration slit diaphragm