Monthly Archives: November 2013

[GRG] Meetings in New York, Princeton, and Washington DC

Dear Colleagues, We will be traveling in New York, Princeton and Washington DC on December 7 – 16, and we would be delighted to give invited lectures on aging and longevity there: http://longevity-science.org/invited_talks. htmlFeel free to contact us, if interested! … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] hypoxia – new treatment for spine injuries – American Academy of Neurology

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-11/aaon-rdp112113.php Contact: Rachel Seroka rseroka@aan.com 612-928-6129 American Academy of Neurology Researchers discover promising new treatment to help people with spine injuries walk better MINNEAPOLIS – Scientists may have found a new treatment that can help people with spinal cord injuries … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] nanoparticle pills to replace injections, method – MIT

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-11/miot-pot112613.php Contact: Sarah McDonnell s_mcd@mit.edu 617-253-8923 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Pills of the future: Nanoparticles CAMBRIDGE, MA — Drugs delivered by nanoparticles hold promise for targeted treatment of many diseases, including cancer. However, the particles have to be injected into … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] rescuer for PTEN – M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-11/uotm-mar112713.php 27-Nov-2013 [ Print | E-mail ] Share Share [ Close Window ] Contact: Scott Merville smerville@mdanderson.org 713-792-0661 University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center MD Anderson researchers identify a rescuer for vital tumor- suppressor Enzyme intervenes when cancer-fighting … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] GSA meeting in New Orleans, Nov. 23, 7:00 PM

Dear Leonid: Thanks for accommodating Johnny Adams & me at the last minute to tell our colleagues about our recently formed (June, 2013) Geroscience Healthspan Forum. You mentioned that you had some specific ideas on how to increase human healthspan. … Continue reading

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[GRG] Coles Gone Till Sunday

To Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:I’m on my way to Utah for Thanksgiving and back on Sunday.  In my absence, please feel free to post breaking news. — Steve ColesL. Stephen Coles, M.D., Ph.D., Co-Founder … Continue reading

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[GRG] NewAbs: Mechanism behind Blood Stem Cells’ Longevity at U. Penn

Clive: FYI. — Steve Coles At 01:06 PM 11/26/2013, GRG wrote: http://www.upenn.edu/pennnews/news/researchers-penn-uncover- Mechanism-behind-Blood-Stem-Cells-Longevity “Researchers at Penn Uncover Mechanism Behind Blood Stem Cells’ Longevity” Media Contact: Evan Lerner elerner@upenn.edu 215-573-6604   November 25, 2013; The blood stem cells that live in bone … Continue reading

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