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2014 San Antonio Nathan Shock Center Conference on Aging

"The Microbiome in Aging and Age-Related Disease"

October 16-19, 2014

The Mayan Ranch, Bandera, TX

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Congratulations Kelly Grimes, Graduate Student in the Biology of Aging!

Her publication on cardiovascular research in the Naked Mole Rat is showcased by APS Select as one of the best articles recently published in Physiological Research.

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"A Cytosolic Protein Factor from the Naked Mole-Rat Activates Proteasomes of Other Species and Protects These from Inhibition"

Published in Molecular Basis of Disease
First Author: Karl Rodriguez, Ph.D.,  Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Rochelle Buffenstein's Lab

"Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Older Adults: Current Status and Future Directions"

Published in Diabetes
Author: Nicolas Musi, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Director of the Barshop Institute

"Testing Efficacy of Administration of the Antiaging Drug Rapamycin in a Nonhuman Primate, the Common Marmoset"

Published in the Journals of Gerontology
First Author: Suzette Tardif, Ph.D., Professor of the Barshop Institutetest


The Barshop Institute is dedicated to the promotion of healthy aging for everyone. Its world-class scientific community of researchers and physicians seek discoveries to treat and ameliorate the underlying causes of aging, a cost-effective approach to broadly enhance the quality of later life. We invite you to explore our website to learn about the extraordinary work of our community of researchers and physicians.



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