Cellerino Associated Research Group



  • Neurotrophin Trk receptors in the brain of a teleost fish, Nothobranchius furzeri.
    D'Angelo L, de Girolamo P, Cellerino A, Tozzini ET, Castaldo L, Lucini C
    Microsc Res Tech 2012, 75(1), 81-8
  • Mapping of quantitative trait loci controlling lifespan in the short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri--a new vertebrate model for age research.
    Kirschner J, Weber D, Neuschl C, Franke A, Böttger M, Zielke L, Powalsky E, Groth M, Shagin D, Petzold A, Hartmann N, Englert C, Brockmann GA, Platzer M, Cellerino A, Reichwald K
    Aging Cell 2012, 11(2), 252-61
  • Adult neurogenesis in the short-lived teleost Nothobranchius furzeri: localization of neurogenic niches, molecular characterization and effects of aging.
    Tozzini ET, Baumgart M, Battistoni G, Cellerino A
    Aging Cell 2012, 11(2), 241-51 evaluated by "Faculty of 1000"
  • Nothobranchius niassa (Cyprinodontiformes: Nothobranchiidae), a new species of annual killifish from northern Mozambique
    Valdesalici S, Bills R, Dorn A, Reichwald K, Cellerino A
    Ichthyol Explor Fres 2012, 23(1), 19-28


  • The short-lived annual fish Nothobranchius furzeri shows a typical teleost aging process reinforced by high incidence of age-dependent neoplasias.
    Di Cicco E, Tozzini Terzibasi E, Rossi G, Cellerino A
    Exp Gerontol 2011, 46(4), 249-56
  • Phylogeny, genetic variability and colour polymorphism of an emerging animal model: The short-lived annual Nothobranchius fishes from southern Mozambique.
    Dorn A, Ng'oma E, Janko K, Reichwald K, Polačik M, Platzer M, Cellerino* A, Reichard* M
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 2011, 61(3), 739-49 * equal contribution
  • Mitochondrial DNA copy number and function decrease with age in the short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri.
    Hartmann N, Reichwald K, Wittig I, Dröse S, Schmeisser S, Lück C, Hahn C, Graf M, Gausmann U, Terzibasi E, Cellerino A, Ristow M, Brandt U, Platzer M, Englert C
    Aging Cell 2011, 10(5), 824-31
  • Der annuelle Türkise Prachtgrundkärpfling Nothobranchius furzeri als neues Modell für die Alternsforschung
    Platzer M, Reichwald K, Hartmann N, Cellerino A, Englert C
    In: Interdisziplinäre geriatrische Versorgung (edited by Heiß W), Altersmedizin aktuell 2011, Kapitel 3.1.3, ecomed Medizin, L


  • Gender separation increases somatic growth in females but does not affect lifespan in Nothobranchius furzeri.
    Graf M, Cellerino A, Englert C
    PLoS One 2010, 5(8), e11958
  • Potential negative impacts and low effectiveness in the use of African annual killifish in the biocontrol of aquatic mosquito larvae in temporary water bodies.
    Reichard M, Watters BR, Wildekamp RH, Sonnenberg R, Nagy B, Polacik M, Valdesalici S, Cellerino A, Cooper BJ, Hengstler H, Rosenstock J, Sainthouse I
    Parasit Vectors 2010, 3, 89