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After taking a break due to the Ending Age-Related Diseases Conference, the Journal Club is back. For September, Dr. Oliver Medvedik will be taking a look at a recent paper focused on the gut microbiome and how it influences brain health. The Gut MicrobiomeThe gut microbiome is a complex and ever-changing ecosystem populated by a...
Journal Club
Journal Club returns on July 27th at noon Eastern / 17:00 UK live on our Facebook page. The topic for this month will be a new study that challenges the amyloid hypothesis of Alzheimer's disease with new human data. The data suggests that the cognitive impairment that accompanies Alzheimer's may hinge not on amyloid accumulation...
Journal Club
Journal Club returns on June 29th at noon Eastern Time with Dr. Oliver Medvedik. This month we are taking a look at rapamycin, a drug that has long been believed to slow down aging, and how it changes the way DNA is stored inside cells to support gut health and longevity [1]. You can read...
Journal Club
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...
Journal Club
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...
Journal Club
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...