Selected publications


Regulation of NOTCH signaling by RAB7 and RAB8 requires carboxyl methylation by ICMT.

Court H, Ahearn IM, Amoyel M, Bach EA, Philips MR.

J Cell Biol. 2017 Dec 4;216(12):4165-4182

Neutral Competition for Drosophila Follicle and Cyst Stem Cell Niches Requires Vesicle Trafficking Genes.

Cook MS, Cazin C, Amoyel M, Yamamoto S, Bach E, Nystul T.

Genetics. 2017 Jul;206(3):1417-1428.


Gut stem cells, a story of snails, flies and mice.

Amoyel M.

EMBO J. 2015 May 12;34(10):1287-9.

MT-Nanotubes: Lifelines for Stem Cells.

Amoyel M, Bach EA.

Cell Stem Cell. 2015 Aug 6;17(2):133-4.


Hedgehog is required for CySC self-renewal but does not contribute to the GSC niche in the Drosophila testis. Amoyel M, Sanny J, Burel M, Bach EA. Development. 2013 Jan 1;140(1):56-65

Isoprenylcysteine carboxylmethyltransferase deficiency exacerbates KRAS-driven pancreatic neoplasia via Notch suppression.

Court H, Amoyel M, Hackman M, Lee KE, Xu R, Miller G, Bar-Sagi D, Bach EA, Bergö MO, Philips MR.
J Clin Invest. 2013 Nov;123(11):4681-94.

JAK/STAT signaling is required for hinge growth and patterning in the Drosophila wing disc.
Ayala-Camargo A, Anderson AM, Amoyel M, Rodrigues AB, Flaherty MS, Bach EA.
Dev Biol. 2013 Oct 15;382(2):413-26


Somatic stem cell differentiation is regulated by PI3K/Tor signaling in response to local cues.
Amoyel M*, Hillion KH, Margolis SR, Bach EA*. *Corresponding authors
Development. 2016 Nov 1;143(21):3914-3925.

Socs36E Controls Niche Competition by Repressing MAPK Signaling in the Drosophila Testis.
Amoyel M, Anderson J, Suisse A, Glasner J, Bach EA.
PLoS Genet. 2016 Jan 25;12(1):e1005815


An ancient defense system eliminates unfit cells from developing tissues during cell competition.
Meyer SN*, Amoyel M*, Bergantiños C*, de la Cova C, Schertel C, Basler K, Johnston LA. *Co-first authors
Science. 2014 Dec 5;346(6214):1258236

Neutral competition of stem cells is skewed by proliferative changes downstream of Hh and Hpo.
Amoyel M*, Simons BD, Bach EA*. *Corresponding authors
EMBO J. 2014 Oct 16;33(20):2295-313

JAK/STAT pathway dysregulation in tumors: a Drosophila perspective.
Amoyel M, Anderson AM, Bach EA.
Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2014 Apr;28:96-103

Cell competition: how to eliminate your neighbours.
Amoyel M*, Bach EA*. *Corresponding authors
Development. 2014 Mar;141(5):988-1000


Functions of the Drosophila JAK-STAT pathway: Lessons from stem cells.
Amoyel M, Bach EA.
JAKSTAT. 2012 Jul 1;1(3):176-83