Cellerino Associated Research Group



  • Insights into Sex Chromosome Evolution and Aging from the Genome of a Short-Lived Fish.
    Reichwald* K, Petzold* A, Koch* P, Downie* BR, Hartmann* N, Pietsch S, Baumgart M, Chalopin D, Felder M, Bens M, Sahm A, Szafranski K, Taudien S, Groth M, Arisi I, Weise A, Bhatt SS, Sharma V, Kraus JM, Schmid F, Priebe S, Liehr T, Görlach M, Than ME, Hiller M, Kestler HA, Volff JN, Schartl M, Cellerino** A, Englert** C, Platzer** M
    Cell 2015, 163(6), 1527-38 * equal contribution, ** co-senior authors, featured in Cell Preview by Vanisha Lakhina and Coleen T. Murphy: Genome Sequencing Fishes out Longevity Genes. Cell. 2015 163(6):1312-3,Nature News by Ewen Callaway: Short-lived fish may hold clues to human age


  • RNA-seq of the aging brain in the short-lived fish N. furzeri - conserved pathways and novel genes associated with neurogenesis.
    Baumgart* M, Groth* M, Priebe* S, Savino A, Testa G, Dix A, Ripa R, Spallotta F, Gaetano C, Ori M, Terzibasi Tozzini E, Guthke R, Platzer M, Cellerino A
    Aging Cell 2014, 13(6), 965-74 * equal contribution
  • Nerve growth factor in the adult brain of a teleostean model for aging research: Nothobranchius furzeri.
    D'Angelo L, Castaldo L, Cellerino A, de Girolamo P, Lucini C
    Ann Anat 2014, 196(4), 183-91
  • Brain derived neurotrophic factor: mRNA expression and protein distribution in the brain of the teleost Nothobranchius furzeri.
    D'Angelo L, de Girolamo P, Lucini C, Terzibasi ET, Baumgart M, Castaldo L, Cellerino A
    J Comp Neurol 2014, 522(5), 1004-30
  • Transition to annual life history coincides with reduction in cell cycle speed during early cleavage in three independent clades of annual killifish.
    Dolfi L, Ripa R, Cellerino A
    Evodevo 2014, 5, 32
  • The strange case of East African annual fish: aridification correlates with diversification for a savannah aquatic group?
    Dorn* A, Musilová* Z, Platzer M, Reichwald K, Cellerino A
    BMC Evol Biol 2014, 14(1), 210 * equal contribution
  • Transcriptome profiling of natural dichromatism in the annual fishes Nothobranchius furzeri and Nothobranchius kadleci.
    Ng'oma E, Groth M, Ripa R, Platzer M, Cellerino A
    BMC Genomics 2014, 15(1), 754
  • The age related markers lipofuscin and apoptosis show different genetic architecture by QTL mapping in short-lived Nothobranchius fish.
    Ng'oma E, Reichwald K, Dorn A, Wittig M, Balschun T, Franke A, Platzer M, Cellerino A
    Aging (Albany NY) 2014, 6(6), 468-80
  • Identification of gene loci responsible for age-related pathologies in natural populations of the short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri
    Ng'oma EH
    Dissertation 2014, Jena, Germany
  • Regulation of microRNA expression in the neuronal stem cell niches during aging of the short-lived annual fish Nothobranchius furzeri.
    Terzibasi Tozzini E, Savino A, Ripa R, Battistoni G, Baumgart M, Cellerino A
    Front Cell Neurosci 2014, 8, 51