Asya Martirosyan

Armenia
Phone: +49 3641 656863
Email: asya.martirosyan@leibniz-fli.de

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))

Publications 2019:

  • Late life metformin treatment limits cell survival and shortens lifespan by triggering an aging-associated failure of energy metabolism
    Espada* L, Dakhovnik* A, Chaudhari* P, Martirosyan A, Miek L, Poliezhaieva T, Schaub Y, Nair A, Döring N, Rahnis N, Werz O, Koeberle A, Kirkpatrick J, Ori A, Ermolaeva MA
    bioRxiv 2019, https://doi.org/10.1101/863357 * equal contribution

Scientific CV

Education/Degrees:               
09/2013-08/2016       

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)

 

03/2016-09/2016       

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)