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Journal Club returns May 31st at 12:00 Eastern live on the Lifespan.io Facebook page. Dr. Oliver Medvedik will be exploring a recent paper where researchers showed that transfering fecal microbiota from young to old mice reversed some aspects of aging. Abstract Altered intestinal microbiota composition in later life is associated with inflammaging, declining tissue function,...
Journal Club
The Journal Club returns on Tuesday 26th of April at 12:00 Eastern on our Facebook page. Dr. Oliver Medvedik will be taking a look at the recent paper 'The hyperfunction theory: an emerging paradigm for the biology of aging'. This episode sees us taking a dive into the world of aging theory and a look...
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...