Welcome to the Biology of Aging at the University of Washington, home of the Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging and the Genetic Approaches to Aging Training Grant. The University of Washington is a major center for research in Gerontology, and these programs help to enrich the infrastructure for this work. Please select one of the topics at the left for further information or select one of the links below. Thank you for visiting our site.
2014 Spring Quarter Speaker Series
The Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging, the Genetic Approaches to Aging Training Grant, and the UW Healthy Aging and Longevity (HALo) Research Institute present speakers on the Basic Biology of Aging every Spring Quarter. Check out the full schedule here.
Funding Opportunity Available
Now accepting applications for 2014-15 Pilot Study and Junior Faculty Support in the Basic Biology of Aging. Each year the University of Washington's Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging funds research in the basic the biology of aging. One year of support (up to $35,000 each) will be awarded to two Pilot Projects and one Junior Faculty member to fund research projects on basic research in the biology of aging.
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