Sharraya Aschemeyer

Sharraya Aschemeyer

Home Area: Cell and Developmental Biology
Mentor: Tomas Ganz

Research project:

Sharraya’s current research focuses on the mechanism by which intracellular iron stores increase hepcidin. She is also interested in understanding the details of hepcidin-mediated ferroportin endocytosis.


Erythroferrone and matriptase-2 independently regulate hepcidin expression. Aschemeyer S, Gabayan V, Ganz T, Nemeth E, Kautz L.

Am J Hematol. 2017 May;92(5):E61-E63. doi: 10.1002/ajh.24672. Epub 2017 Feb 24. No abstract available.