International Collaborations 2013/2014

Departments

International Collaborations Antebi

Ch'ng, Q.
King's College, London, UK
Physiology of C. elegans Insulin-like peptides
Started 2010

Corey, E.J.
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Dafachronic acid derivatives that promote reproductive development
Started 2006

Cummins, C.
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Mass Spectrometry Analysis of C. elegans sterols
Started 2006 

Mangelsdorf, D.J.
UT Southwestern Medical Center & Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Dallas, TX
Nuclear receptor signaling in C. elegans
Started 2004 

Murphy, C.T.
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Physiology of C. elegans Insulin-like peptides
Started 2010 

Pagano, M.
New York University & Howard Hughes Medical Institute,
New York, NY
FBXO11 in targeted protein degradation
Started 2006

Schroeder, F.
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Analysis of sterol metabolites that regulate C. elegans longevity
Started 2007

Sternberg, P.
California Institute of Technology & Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Pasadena, CA
Hormonal amplification in organism-wide decision making
Started 2007 

Zheng, H.
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Functional analysis of apl-1, the worm homolog of the human amyloid precursor protein
Started 2005

International Collaborations Larsson

Chinnery, P.
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Germline transmission of mtDNA
Started 2008

Chrzanowska-Lightowlers, Z., Lightowlers, R.
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Stimulation of the polyA polymerase by the LRPPRC-SLIRP complex in mammalian mitochondria
Started 2013

Elson, J.
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Mitochondrial variation in evolution
Started 2010

Falkenberg Gustafsson, M.
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Regulation of replication of mtDNA
Started 2011

Gustafsson, C.
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Regulation of gene expression in mammalian mitochondria
Started 2011

Gyllensten, U.
Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Mutational patterns and their origins
2008 - 2011

Hällberg, M.
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Structural characterisation of the MTERF4-NSUN4 complex
Started 2011

Hansson, G., Van der Post, S.
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Quantitative proteomics using SILAC labelled mice
Started 2011

Kahn, C.R.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Role of TFAM in adipose tissues
Started 2012

Olson, L.
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Mitochondrial dysfunction in Parkinson´s disease
Started 2008

Park, C.B.
University Ajou, Suwon, South Korea
The in vivo roles for lactate dehydrogenase isoforms
Started 2010

Park, C.B.
University Ajou, Suwon, South Korea
Purification of nucleoids using Flag-tagged TFAM mice
Started 2013

Polosa, P.L.
University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Protein-protein and protein-RNA interactions in mammalian mitochondria
Started 2012

Samuels, D.C.
Center for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Mathematical modelling of mtDNA mutations in germline transmission
Started 2008

Turnbull, D., Greaves, L.
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Clonal expansion of point mutations in mtDNA
Started 2011

Westerblad, H.
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
The role of mitofusins in cardiomyocyte physiology
Started 2011

International Collaborations Partridge

Alessi, D.
University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Genetic and pharmacological reduction of PDK1 signalling to modulate life span
Started Feb 2012

Gems, D.
UCL, London, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects Hafen, E.

Hafen, E.
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Hardy, J.
UCL, London, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects 

Juenger, M.
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Lai, E.C.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Identification and characterisation of differentially expressed microRNAs in long-lived Drosophila insulin mutants
Started Aug 2011

Léopold, P.
University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis/CNRS, Nice, France
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Lovestone, S.
King´s College, London, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects 

McCarthy, M.
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Montagne, J.
CNRS-CGM, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
The role of S6Kinase in life span modulation
Started May 2011

Murphy, M.P.
Medical Research Council, Cambridge, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Piper, M.
UCL, London, UK
Analysis of GCN2 function in Drosophila
Started 2010

The role of the hormone nuclear receptor DHR96
Started Jan 2011

Dietary macronutrients, growth, development and lifespan in mice and flies
Started Jan 2012

Pletcher, S.
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Determine the reversibility of the effects of dietary restriction on mortality and gene expression in mice
Started 2010

Reik, W.
Babraham Institute, Cambridge, UK
Determine the reversibility of the effects of dietary restriction on mortality and gene expression in mice
Started Oct 2012

Selman, C.
University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Simpson, S.
University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Slagboom, P.E.
Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands
Dietary macronutrients, growth, development, and life span in mice and flies
Started Jan 2012

Thornton, J.
European Bioinformatics Institute, Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Toivonen, J.M.
University of Zaragoza, Zaragora, Spain
The role of the hormone nuclear receptor DHR96
Started Jan 2011

Whitworth, A.
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Mitochondrial DNA mutations in Parkinson's disease
Started Jan 2012

Withers, D.
Imperial College London, London, UK
Long-term collaboration on various projects

Research Groups

International Collaborations Dieterich

Grosshans, H.
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research (FMI), Basel, Switzerland
miRNA profiling of the exit from developmental arrest in C. elegans
Started March 2013

Eric Miska
The Wellcome Trust / Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge, UK
miRNA biogenesis in ageing
Started October 2012

Sevinc Ercan
Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, NY, USA
Conservation of daf-12 target networks in free living and parasitic nematodes.
Started June 2013

International Collaborations Graef

Andrews, D.
Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto, Canada
Phenotypic clustering of autophagy effectors by high content imaging
Started Dec 2011

Babu, M.
Department of Biochemistry, University of Regina, Canada
Proteomic analysis of the autophagy machinery
Started Mar 2012

International Collaborations Valenzano

Gandiwa, E., Mpofu, E., Ndaimani, H., Zisadza-Gandiwa, P.
Monitoring distribution and life history of wild turquoise killifish populations in the Gonarezhou National Park, Zimbabwe
Started Mar 2010

Petrov, D.
Stanford University, Department of Biology
Population Genetics in Turquoise Killifish populations from the Gonarezhou National Park, Zimbabwe
Starting Oct 2013

Powell, M.L., Watts, S.A.
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Nutrition and
Obesity Research Center (NORC), Birmingham, AL
Role of nutrition in development, growth, health and longevity of Killifish models
Started Mar 2013

Reznick D., Bentzen, P., Lopez-Sepulcre, A., Hughes, K., Fraser, B., Ralph, P.
University of California at Riverside; Dalhousie University; CNRS, École Normal Supérieur (Paris); Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology (Tuebingen); Florida State University; University of South California
Genetics of Adaptation in Guppies (Poecilia reticulata)
Started Jun 2013

International Collaborations Wickström

Aznar Benitah, S.
Center for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain
Mechanical regulation of cell fate through the polycomb pathway
Started 2013

Hartmann, T.
University of Salzburg, Austria
Integrin signalling in leukemia
Started 2011

Loparic, M.
Swiss Nanoscience Institute, Basel, Switzerland
Mechanical properties of skin
Started 2010

Mann, M., Zanivan, S.
MPI for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany and Beatson Institute, Glasgow, UK
Proteome and phosphoproteome signatures in skin cancer progression
2009 - 2013

Zanivan, S.
Beatson Institute, Glasgow, UK
Proteome and phosphoproteome signatures in stem cell ageing
Started 2013

International Collaborations Matic

Ahel, I.
Oxford University, Oxford, UK
Mass spectrometric analysis of ADP-ribosylation
Started 2012

Paul, C.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
ADP-ribosylation of PARPs
Started 2013