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

UAB Newsletter - November 2018

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

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Studies Show It’s Never Too Late to Improve Your Health

University of Alabama at Birmingham NSC Director Steven Austad on how emerging drug therapies show promise for improving health in later years...

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A third geroscience summit on the horizon

Scientific Director of the NIA's Division of Aging Biology Felipe Sierra on an upcoming Geroscience Summit...

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Natural Product (Fisetin) found to reduce the level of damaged cells in the body, caused by aging

Researchers, including 2017 Pilot Grantee Laura Niedernhofer, discovered that treatment of aged mice with the natural product Fisetin has significant positive effects on health and lifespan....

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UAB Newsletter - October 2018

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

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New research reveals a mitochondrial gene that protects against dementia and other diseases of aging

Research from the lab of 2017 Pilot Grantee Pinchas Cohen is featured....

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Wiping Out the Brain’s Retired Cells Prevents a Hallmark of Alzheimer's

The research of 2016 Pilot Grantee Miranda Orr is referenced in the article on recent developments in Alzheimer's Disease research....

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$2.5 million grant looks to connect the effects of growth hormones and Alzheimer’s disease

2017 Pilot Grantee Liou Sun has received a $2.5 million grant looking to connect the effects of growth hormones and Alzheimer’s disease...

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Aged mice on demand: Boosting age-related research to the next level

The Jackson Lab makes aged mice available to researchers to more easily enable studies on aging-related processes and diseases....

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Furrever Young: Novel studies provide clues to a longer life

Features UW NSC Co-Director Matt Kaeberlein and the Dog Aging Project....

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