News

The NSC Coordinating Center shares news from and about the six Nathan Shock Centers and their leadership.

UMN Medical School research shows it's possible to reverse damage caused by aging cells

New research involving Pilot Grantee Laura Niedernhofer, recently published in Nature Medicine, shows there are types of small molecules that can reverse the impact of...

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Together we make the difference in Alzheimer's and related dementias research: NIH's FY 2020 bypass budget and progress report

NIA Director Dr. Richard Hodes on the NIH FY 2020 bypass budget and funding devoted to Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias research....

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UAB Newsletter - August 2018

The Nathan Shock Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham shares their comprehensive newsletter for August 2018....

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Alzheimer's Disease: The Diet-Gene Connection

NSC Pilot Grantee Catherine Kaczorowski receives a new NIA grant to study the role of hypothalamic dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease....

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JAX Recieves $1.5 Million for Glaucoma Research

NSC Pilot Grantee Gareth Howell named Diana Davis Spencer Foundation Chair for Glaucoma Research....

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New grant helps Oklahoma scientists find better treatments for age-related diseases

Oklahoma Nathan Shock Center Director Holly Van Remmen is featured in this article on the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and a new grant they've received....

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Dr. Dudley Lamming Receives Endocrinology Research Award

Pilot Grantee Dudley Lamming receives the American Physiological Society (APS) Endocrinology and Metabolism Section New Investigator Award....

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New Research Effort to Understand Role of APOE Mutation in Alzheimer's Disease

NSC Pilot Grantee Gareth Howell is one of three researchers to be awarded with this five-year NIA grant to study the APOEε4 mutation and Alzheimer's...

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Trial of mTOR inhibitors hailed a success

The expertise of University of Washington NSC Co-Director Matt Kaeberlein is featured in this article on a recent mTOR inhibitors trial....

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Column: A 150-year-old human? Neither side is folding in The Great Longevity Wager

University of Alabama at Birmingham NSC Director Steven Austad's bet with a colleague over potential human longevity is discussed in this Chicago Tribune column....

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