Monthly Archives: April 2013

Re: [GRG] Annual Biotech Club Industry Night – May 23rd, 5:00 PM

To Local Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:  This just in from the CalTech Biotechnology Club… — Steve Coles Dear Biotech Club Member,     The CalTech Biotech Club would like to invite you to our Annual … Continue reading

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[GRG] SENS Research Foundation Annual Report

To Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:I don’t remember seeing Aubrey wearing a tie before.  Do you? — Steve Coles   April 2013 Dear Friend, SENS Research Foundation’s new annual report has just been published on-line. … Continue reading

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[GRG] NewAbs: Cancer Cells Are More Nimble Than Ordinary Cells

To Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:  Motility of cancer cells. — Steve Coles “Physicists, Biologists Unite To Expose How Cancer Spreads” A multi-institutional study including researchers from Princeton University’s Physical Sciences-Oncology Center found that metastatic … Continue reading

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[GRG] TeloMe’s Indiegogo campaign for telomere analysis ends tonight!

Dear fellow GRG Members and Colleagues,Many of you have joined and supported TeloMe’s Indiegogo crowdfunding and crowdsourcing campaign for telomere analysis (http://igg.me/at/telome/x/2475821). Your participation has given us great momentum and I am writing with one final update. Our campaign will … Continue reading

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[GRG] NewAbs: Humanin: A Feedback Signaling Mitochondrial Peptide

To Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:Humanin is a short polypepitide (20 or 24 AA’s long) whose gene is encoded in the mitochondrial genome (not the nDNA), but not amongst the 13 known mitochondrial genes. Instead, … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] [longevityRx] TMAO from Choline not just L-Carnitine

I’m afraid not. When TMA and TMAO was actually measured in a very large study of people eating red meat, vegetarian fare, or seafood, it was found that TMAO excretion is up only in those eating ocean fish– exactly as we’d … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] New Study: – ‘Determinants of Exceptional Longevity’

Dear Leonid: I’m afraid that the cup is already full. The final Agenda has been out for several weeks so, no more room for additional presenters. Good luck with the balance of your studies. It will be very interesting to … Continue reading

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