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Hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik, Journal Club returns on Tuesday 25th January at 12:00 Eastern and will be broadcast live on the Lifespan.io Facebook page. The topic for this month is the paper 'CAR T cells produced in vivo to treat cardiac injury' which looks at how researchers created CAR T cells to target scar...
The final Journal Club of the year returns on December 14th at 12:00 Eastern / 17:00 UK. Dr. Oliver Medvedik will be taking a look at a new research paper which focuses on the connection between COVID-19 and aging. The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) causes the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), known to...
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Journal Club with Dr. Oliver Medvedik will return on November 23rd at 12:00 Eastern live on our Facebook page. A new study appears to have solved the mystery of how amyloid beta, a key player in Alzheimer’s, forms in brain nerve cells. The data suggests that the sigma-1 receptor may be a therapeutic target for...
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The next Journal Club will be on Tuesday 2nd November and Dr. Medvedik will be taking a look at a new paper called "Targeted clearance of senescent cells using an antibody-drug conjugate against a specific membrane marker". Join us live on the call at 1 PM Eastern US time on Tuesday November 2nd. Abstract A...
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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...
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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...