Experimental Test of Mitochondrial Theories of Aging


In collaboration with Prof. Bereiter-Hahn (University of Frankfurt) we investigate mitochondrial theories of aging.


Principal Investigators
Hammerstein, Peter Prof. Dr. rer. nat. (Details) (Evolution of Organismic Systems)

Duration of Project
Start date: 09/2002
End date: 08/2004

Publications
Kowald, A., Jendrach, M., Pohl, S., Bereiter-Hahn, J., Hammerstein, P. (2005). On the relevance of mitochondrial fusions for the accumulation of mitochondrial deletion mutants: A modelling study. Aging Cell, 4, 273- 283.
Jendrach, M., Pohl, S., Vöth, M., Kowald, A., Hammerstein, P., Bereiter-Hahn, J. (2005). Morpho-dynamic changes of mitochondria during ageing of human endothelial cells. Mechanisms of Ageing and Development, 126, 813-821.

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