Basic Biology of Aging at the University of Washington

University of Washington Aging

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 Fall Journal Club

Join us on Thursdays for 4 weeks of trainees 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.

Date (place)

Type

Intros

Presentation 1

Presentation 2

Oct 6  (Foege N- 130)

Research

Alex Mason

Philip Kramer

Chris Schaupp

Oct 20 (Foege N - 130)

Research

Matthew Campbell

Laura Taylor

Zachary Crook

Nov 3  (Foege N – 130)

Research

Kelly Jin

Marie Davis

Colby Samstag

Dec 1 (Foege N-130)

Research

Zachary Crook

Sophia Liu

Matthew Crane

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

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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