Basic Biology of Aging at the University of Washington

Introduction

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. 

2016 Spring Quarter Speaker Series

Join us on Thursdays for 5 weeks of guest speakers presenting the latest research in the basic biology of aging. Sponsored by 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.

Thank you to all those that joined us in June for the Nathan Shock Summit and AGE meeting, here in Seattle, WA!

Volunteer Your Dog for the Longitudinal Study:

Longitudinal Study Application

Participate in the Phase 2 Rapamycin Study:

Phase 2 Application

Visit our Partners:

Healthy Aging and Longervity Research Institute (HALo)
HALo Dog Aging Project
Canine Longevity Consortium
Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC)
Werner's Syndrome
Rabinovitch Lab
Kaeberlein Lab 
Promislow Lab
SAGEWEB
Department of Pathology
University of Washington