The Valenzano Lab



Smith P, Willemsen D, Popkes M, Metge F, Gandiwa E, Reichard M, Valenzano DR (2017). Regulation of Life Span by the Gut Microbiota in The Short-Lived African Turquoise Killifish (eLife, In Press).

Valenzano DR, Aboobaker A, Seluanov A, Gorbunova V (2017). Non-canonical aging model systems and why we need them. EMBO J. DOI: 10.15252/embj.201796837.

Muck J, Kean S, Valenzano DR (2017). The short-lived African turquoise killifish (Nothobranchius furzeri): a new model system for research on ageing. In Handbook of Models of Human Aging, 2nd Ed (In Press).

Harel I, Valenzano DR, Brunet A. (2016). Efficient genome engineering in the short-lived African turquoise killifish. Nature Protocols. Oct; 11(10):2010-2028.

Kim Y, Nam HG, Valenzano DR. (2016). The short-lived African Turquoise Killifish: an Emerging Model for Ageing. DMM, Feb 3;9(2):115-129 (cover article).

Šajina A, Valenzano DR. (2016). An In Silico Model to Simulate the Evolution of Biological Aging.
[bioRxiv] [arXiv]

Valenzano DR, Benayoun BA, Singh PP, Zhang E, Etter PD, Hu CK, Clement-Ziza M, Willemsen D, Cui R, Harel I, Machado B, Yee MC, Sharp SC, Bustamante CD, Beyer A, Johnson EA, Brunet A. (2015). The African turquoise killifish genome provides insights into evolution and genetic architecture of lifespan. Cell, Dec 3;162(6):1539-1554.

Reichard M, Cellerino A, Valenzano DR. (2015). Turquoise Killifish. Current Biology. Aug;25(17): R741-2.

Cellerino A, Valenzano DR, Reichard M. (2015). From the bush to the bench: the annual Nothobranchius fishes as a new model system in biology. Biological Reviews. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12183.

Harel I, Benayoun BA, Machado B, Singh PP, Hu CK, Pech MF, Valenzano DR, Zhang E, Sharp SC, Artandi SE, Brunet A. (2015). A platform for rapid exploration of aging and diseases in a naturally short-lived vertebrate. Cell. Feb 26;160(5):1013-26.

Publications before 2013 (selected)

Valenzano DR, Sharp S, Brunet A. (2011). Transposon-Mediated Transgenesis in the Short-Lived African Killifish Nothobranchius furzeri, a Vertebrate Model for Aging. G3 (Bethesda). Dec;1(7):531-8.

Valenzano DR, Kirschner J, Kamber RA, Zhang E, Weber D, Cellerino A, Englert C, Platzer M, Reichwald K, Brunet A. (2009). Mapping loci associated with tail color and sex determination in the short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri. Genetics. Dec;183(4):1385-95.

Terzibasi E, Valenzano DR, Benedetti M, Roncaglia P, Cattaneo A, Domenici L, Cellerino A. (2008). Large differences in aging phenotype between strains of the short-lived annual fish Nothobranchius furzeri. PLoS One. 3(12):e3866.

Terzibasi E, Valenzano DR, Cellerino A. (2007). The short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri as a new model system for aging studies. Exp Gerontol. Jan-Feb;42(1-2):81-9.

Valenzano DR, Terzibasi E, Cattaneo A, Domenici L, Cellerino A. (2006). Temperature affects longevity and age-related locomotor and cognitive decay in the short-lived fish Nothobranchius furzeri. Aging Cell. Jun;5(3):275-8.

Valenzano DR, Cellerino A. (2006). Resveratrol and the pharmacology of aging: a new vertebrate model to validate an old molecule. Cell Cycle. May;5(10):1027-32.

Valenzano DR, Terzibasi E, Genade T, Cattaneo A, Domenici L, Cellerino A. (2006). Resveratrol prolongs lifespan and retards the onset of age-related markers in a short-lived vertebrate. Curr Biol. Feb 7;16(3):296-300.

Genade T, Benedetti M, Terzibasi E, Roncaglia P, Valenzano DR, Cattaneo A, Cellerino A. (2005). Annual fishes of the genus Nothobranchius as a model system for aging research. Aging Cell. Oct;4(5):223-33.

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