Asya Martirosyan

Phone: +49 3641 656863

Dissecting genetic basis of radiation hormesis and testing effects of low dose ionising radiation on homeostasis of murine tissues

Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI): Ermolaeva Research Group

First Supervisor:

Maria Ermolaeva (Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI))

Scientific CV


Master Degree in Evolutionary Biology (Erasmus Mundus Master program in Evolutionary Biology (MEME), joined degree from Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Uppsala University)


Research Positions:                
09/2016 - 08/2017       

Research Associate at Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência Oeiras, Portugal (Project - The role of telomeres in immune senescence, supervisor - Dr Miguel Godinho Ferreira)



Master project - Leibniz Institute on Ageing – Fritz Lipmann Institute Jena, Germany (Project - Using nematode C. elegans to study immune senescence and inflammatory stress, supervisor – Dr Maria Ermolaeva)


10/2014-03/2015        Master project - Max Planck institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany (Project-Characterization of immunological diversity changes during aging in the short-lived African turquoise killifish Nothobranchius furzeri, supervisor - Dr Dario Valenzano)