International Collaborations 2015/2016

Departments

International Collaborations Antebi

Brunnet, A.
Department of Genetics, Stanford University, USA
Molecular genetics of killifish longevity
Started 2016

Ch'ng, Q.

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

Cellerino, A.
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, IT
Neurodegeneration in the killifish
Started 2016

Hansen, M.
The Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, USA
Study of Autophagy in C. elegans
Started 2016

Hetzer, M.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Nucleolar function in regulation of longevity
Started 2016

Hsu, A.-I.
University of Michigan, Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, USA
Role of co-chaperone p23 in Ageing
Started 2014

Mori, M.
Departemento de Biofísica, Universidade Federal de São Paolo, Brasil
microRNA pathways and longevity
Started 2016

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

Schroeder, F.
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Analysis of sterol metabolites that regulate C. elegans longevity
Started 2009

International Collaborations Larsson

Clausen, A.R.
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
8-oxo-dG mapping and measurement in mice
Started 2015

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

Falkenberg Gustafsson, M.
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Functional analyses of putative mutator and antimutator POLG alleles in fruit flies
Started 2010

Fernandez-Vizarra, E.
MRC Cambridge, Spain
Mitochondrial respiratory supercomplex organization
Started 2015

Filipovska, A.
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Australia
in vivo role of the mitochondrial transcription factor B2
Started 2014

Elucidating the molecular role of SLIRP in mammalian mtDNA expression
Started 2014

Nunnari, J.
University of California, Davis, USA
Role of MICOS in mitochondrial bioenergetics
Started 2014

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

Ramakrishnan, V.
MRC Laboratory for Molecular Biology, UK
Interaction between the mitochondrial large ribosomal subunit and NSUN4/MTERF4
complex
Started 2014

Joanna Rorbach
Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing - Karolinska Institutet Laboratory (MPI-KI laboratory)
Started 2016

Polosa, P.L.
University of Bari, Italy
Regulation of replication of mtDNA
Started 2011

Protein-protein and protein-RNA interactions in mammalian mitochondria
Started 2012

Suzuki, T.
University of Tokyo, Japan
Targets of the mitochondrial methyltransferase NSUN4
Started 2015

Characterization of the central protuberance tRNA of the mitochondrial ribosome in mice
Started 2014

Wredenberg, A.
Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
Fruit fly as a Pol-gamma disease model
Started 2012

International Collaborations Partridge

de Bruin, A.
University of Utrecht, Netherlands
Dietary amino acids in mice and flies
Started 2012

Cochemé, H.
MRC Clinical Science Centre, Imperial College London, UK
The role of redox signalling in Insulin-mediated lifespan extension
Started 2015

Isaacs, A.
MRC Prion Unit, University College London, UK
Drosophila models of C9orf72 frontotemporal dementia and amytrophic lateral sclerosis
Started 2013

Piper, M.
UCL, London, UK
Dietary macronutrients, growth, development and lifespan in mice and flies
Started 2012

Pletcher, S.
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology and Geriatrics Center, University of Michigan, USA
Determine the reversibility of the effects of dietary restriction on mortality and gene expression in mice
Started 2010

Reik, W.
Babraham Institute, Cambridge, UK
The influence of dietary restriction on the epigenome
Started 2013

Slagboom, P.E.
Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands
Functional genomics of novel, longevity-associated, protein-altering variants in nutrient-sensing
pathways

Started 2016

Whitworth, A.
Medical research council, UK
MtDNA mutations in Parkinson's disease
Started 2010

Research Groups

International Collaborations Denzel

Demetriou, M.
University of California, Irvine, USA
Effect of hexosamine pathway activation on protein glycosylation
Started 2015

Hart, G.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
O-GlcNAc modifications in protein quality control
Started 2015

Murphy, C.
Princeton University, USA
Genomic analysis of C. elegant mutants with sensory and memory defects
Started 2015

International Collaborations Graef

Arnout Voet
Biochemistry, Molecular and Structural Biology Section, University of Loeven, Belgium
Autophagosomal acyl-CoA synthetases drive autophagosome biogenesis by activating free fatty acids
Started 2016

International Collaborations Matic

Ahel, I.
Oxford University, Oxford, UK
Mass spectrometric analysis of ADP-ribosylation
Started 2011

Earnshaw, W.C.
The University of Edinburgh, UK
Dynamics of histone marks during the cell cycle
Started 2013

International Collaborations Stewart

Battersby, B.
Research Program for Molecular Neurology, University of Helsinki, Finnland
Mitochondrial Ribosome Profiling in mitochondrial DNA mutants
Started 2014

Chabes, A.
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umea University, Sweden
Influence of nucleotide pools on mitochondrial DNA mutation rates
Started 2014

Ellonen, P.
FIMM Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finnland
Ultra-sensitive unique molecular identifier methods for mutation analysis in mitochondrial DNA
Started 2013

Falkenberg Gustafsson, M.
Institute of Biomedicine, Göteborg University, Sweden
In vitro studies of mitochondrial DNA polymerase gamma mutation rates
Started 2014

Greaves, L.
Center for Brain Ageing and Vitality, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, GB
Rate of clonal expansion in mitochondrial diseas and in ageing
Started 2013

Gustafsson, C.; Larsson, E.
Institute of Biomedicine, Göteborg University, Sweden
Mitochondrial DNA mutations in human tumours
Started 2014

International Collaborations Tessarz

Kouzarides, T.
University of Cambridge, UK
Analysis of H3K37 methylation
Started 2009

Reik, W.

Dept. of Epigenetics, UK
Single cell sequencing of ageing mesenchymal stem cells under dietary restriction
Started 2016

International Collaborations Valenzano

Barson, M.; Gandiwa, E.; Nhiwatiwa, T.
Chino University, University of Zimbabwe
Fieldwork on wild turquoise killifish populations
Started 2013

Brunet, A.
Stanford University, USA
Turquoise killifish genome project
Started 2013

Guinovart, J.
IRB Barcelona, Spain
Brain glycogen accumulation throughout aging in the nervous system of the turquoise
killifish

Started 2014

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

Nano-and michromechanics of skin
Started 2010

Philajaniemi, T.
University of Oulo, Finnland
Collagens in skin morphogenesis and homeostasis
Started 2015

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

International Collaborations Xu

Harrison, D, Finkel, T., Kluger, Y.
Jackson laboratory, Bar Harbor; NIH; Yale university, USA
DNA methylation and neuronal/brain aging
Started 2011

Niklason, L.
Yale University
Identification and characterization of longevity genes
Started 2011

Strittmatter, S.
Yale university school of medicine
Coordination of DNA methylation and histone modification
Started 2013

Snyder, M.
Stanford University
Non-coding RNAs and brain aging
Started 2013