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Criscuolo, F., Smith, S., Zahn, S., Heidinger, B. J. & Haussmann, M. F. (2018). Experimental manipulation of telomere length : does it reveal a corner-stone role for telomerase in the natural variability of individual fitness ? Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., Ser. B-Biol. Sci. in press.

Lardy, S., Gasparini, J., Corbel, H., Frantz, A., Perret, S., Zahn, S., Criscuolo, F. & Jacquin, L. (2018). Telomere erosion after an immune challenge depends on sex and age at injection but not on maternal antibodies in pigeons. J. Exp. Zool. A Comp. Exp. Biol. in press.

Schull, Q., Viblanc, V. A., Dobson, F. S., Robin, J. P., Zahn, S., Cristofari, R., Bize, P. & Criscuolo, F. (2018). Assortative pairing by telomere length in king penguins and relationships with breeding success. Can. J. Zool./Rev. Can. Zool. in press.


Criscuolo, F., Zahn, S. & Bize, P. (2017). Offspring telomere length in the long lived Alpine swift is negatively related to the age of their biological father and foster mother. Biol. Lett. 13(9), 20170188. doi :
In the supplementary material, a detailed description of the multiplex qPCR for telomere measurement, applied to the Alpine swift (Apus melba) is given.


Stier, A., Delestrade, A., Bize, P., Zahn, S., Criscuolo, F. & Massemin, S. (2016). Investigating how telomere dynamics, growth and life history covary along an elevation gradient in two passerine species. J. Avian Biol. 47, 134-140. doi :

Sletten, S., Bourgeon, S., Bårdsen, B.-J., Herzke, D., Criscuolo, F., Massemin, S., Zahn, S., Johnsen, T. & Bustnes, J. (2016). Organohalogenated contaminants in white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) nestlings : An assessment of relationships to immunoglobulin levels, telomeres and oxidative stress. Sci. Total Environ. 539, 337-349. doi :


Stier, A., Massemin, S., Zahn, S., Tissier, M. L. & Criscuolo, F. (2015). Starting with a handicap : Asynchronous hatching and the growth vs. maintenance trade-off in free-living great tits. Oecologia 179, 999-1010. doi :

Reichert, S., Rojas, E., Zahn, S., Robin, J. P., Criscuolo, F. & Massemin, S. (2015). Maternal telomere length inheritance in the king penguin. Heredity 114, 10-16. doi :

Reichert, S., Criscuolo, F., Zahn, S., Arrivé, M., Bize, P. & Massemin, S. (2015). Immediate and delayed effects of growth on ageing parameters in nestling zebra finches. J. Exp. Biol. 218, 491-499. doi :

Grosbellet, E., Zahn, S., Arrivé, M., Dumont, S., Gourmelen, S., Pevet, P., Challet, E. & Criscuolo, F. (2015). Circadian desynchronization triggers premature cellular aging in a diurnal rodent. FASEB J. 29, 4794-4803. doi :

Becker, P., Reichert, S., Zahn, S., Hegelbach, J., Massemin, S., Keller, L., Postma, E. & Criscuolo, F. (2015). Mother-offspring and nest mate resemblance but no heritability in early-life telomere length in white-throated dippers. Proc. R. Soc. Lond., Ser. B : Biol. Sci. 282. doi :


Wasselin, T., Zahn, S., Le Maho, Y., Van Dorsselaer, A., Raclot, T. & Bertile, F. (2014). Exacerbated oxidative stress in the fasting liver according to fuel partitioning. Proteomics 14, 1905-1921. doi :

Stier, A., Viblanc, V. A., Massemin, S., Handrich, Y., Zahn, S., Rojas, E., Saraux, C., Le Vaillant, M., Prud’homme, O., Grosbellet, E., Robin, J. P., Bize, P. & Criscuolo, F. (2014). Starting with a handicap : phenotypic differences between early- and late-born king penguin chicks and their survival correlates. Funct. Ecol. 28, 601-611. doi :

Stier, A., Delestrade, A., Zahn, S., Arrivé, M., Criscuolo, F. & Massemin, S. (2014). Elevation impacts the balance between growth and oxidative stress in coal tits. Oecologia 175, 791-800. doi :

Reichert, S., Stier, A., Zahn, S., Arrivé, M., Bize, P., Massemin, S. & Criscuolo, F. (2014). Increased brood size leads to persistent eroded telomeres. Front. Ecol. Environ. 2, 9. doi :

Nussey, D. H., Baird, D., Barrett, E., Boner, W., Fairlie, J., Gemmell, N., Hartmann, N., Horn, T., Haussmann, M., Olsson, M., Turbill, C., Verhulst, S., Zahn, S. & Monaghan, P. (2014). Measuring telomere length and telomere dynamics in evolutionary biology and ecology. Methods Ecol Evol 5, 299-310. doi :

Giroud, S., Zahn, S., Criscuolo, F., Chery, I., Blanc, S., Turbill, C. & Ruf, T. (2014). Late-born intermittently-fasted juvenile garden dormice use torpor to grow and fatten prior to hibernation : consequences for ageing processes. Proc. R. Soc. Lond., Ser. B : Biol. Sci. 281, 20141131. doi :


Reichert, S., Criscuolo, F., Verinaud, E., Zahn, S. & Massemin, S. (2013). Telomere length correlations among somatic tissues in adult zebra finches. PLoS ONE 8, e81496. doi :


Voillemot, M., Hine, K., Zahn, S., Criscuolo, F., Gustafsson, L., Doligez, B. & Bize, P. (2012). Effects of brood size manipulation and common origin on phenotype and telomere length in nestling collared flycatchers. BMC Ecol. 12, 17. doi :

Plot, V., Criscuolo, F., Zahn, S. & Georges, J. Y. (2012). Telomeres, age and reproduction in a long-lived reptile. PLoS ONE 7, e40855. doi :


Momken, I., Stevens, L., Bergouignan, A., Desplanches, D., Rudwill, F., Chery, I., Zahariev, A., Zahn, S., Stein, P., Sebedio, J. L., Pujos-Guillot, E., Falempin, M., Simon, C., Coxam, V., Andrianjafiniony, T., Gauquelin-Koch, G., Picquet, F. & Blanc, S. (2011). Resveratrol prevents the wasting disorders of mechanical unloading by acting as a physical exercise mimetic in the rat. FASEB J. 25, 3646-3660. doi :