Publications - Theory

What is "phenoptosis" and how to fight it?

Skulachev VP. Biochemistry (Mosc). 2012 Jul;77(7):689-706. doi: 10.1134/S0006297912070012. Review.

Aging as a particular case of phenoptosis, the programmed death of an organism (a response to Kirkwood and Melov "On the programmed/non-programmed nature of ageing within the life history").

Skulachev VP.(2011), Aging (Albany NY). 3:1120-3.

Aging as a mitochondria-mediated atavistic program: can aging be switched off?

Skulachev VP, Longo VD. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2005 Dec;1057:145-64.

How to Clean the Dirtiest Place in the Cell: Cationic Antioxidants as Intramitochondrial ROS Scavengers

Skulachev VP. (2005), IUBMB Life, 57: 305 – 310

Programmed and altruistic ageing.

Valter D. Longo, Joshua Mitteldorf and Vladimir P. Skulachev. (2005) Nature Reviews Genetics. 6: , 866-872

Programmed death phenomena: from organelle to organism.

Skulachev VP. (2002), Ann N Y Acad Sci. 959:214-37.

Mechanism of coupling of oxidative phosphorylation and the membrane potential of mitochondria.

Liberman EA, Topaly VP, Tsofina LM, Jasaitis AA, Skulachev VP. (1969), Nature, 222:1076-8