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May 10, 2021
The Journal Club hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik returns for another episode on May 25th at noon Eastern / 5 UK time live on our Facebook page. This month, we have one of the authors, Dr. Vadim Gladyshev, joining us, and he will be talking us through this new research. Vadim and his team report...
April 23, 2021
The Journal Club, hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik, will return at noon EST on Tuesday, April 27th. This month, we will be taking a look at a new paper and technique for the gene editing tool CRISPR/Cas9. The technique allows researchers to turn epigenetic methylation off and back on again, thus allowing the silencing and...
March 23, 2021
The Journal Club returns live on our Facebook page on Wednesday 31st of March at 12:00 Eastern. This month we are taking a look at the new paper from Dr. Maria Blasco and team - Short and dysfunctional telomeres sensitize the kidneys to develop fibrosis [1].  For the Lifespan Heroes, you have the option to...
February 21, 2021
Join Dr. Oliver Medvedik at 12:00 Eastern, February 25th for the Journal Club. As lifespan Heroes you also have the option to join the call live and join in directly with Dr. Medvedik and the team. You can find the zoom connection info below: Time: Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)...
December 29, 2020
Journal Club returns on January 26th at 12 pm Eastern / 5 pm UK with host Dr. Oliver Medvedik and special guests Drs. Irina and Michael Conboy. They recently demonstrated that a neutral blood exchange was able to spur rejuvenation in the brain and reduce inflammation. Additionally they compared this approach with a known senolytic...
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December 18, 2020
Good news heroes, the author of this months paper featuring in Journal Club will be joining us! Dr. Yuancheng Lu was one of the study authors of the paper we will be taking a look at and is going to be guiding us through the details of this exciting experiment which saw vision restored in...