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Three leaders in longevity biotechnology form a research collaboration

The Buck Institute, Juvenescence, and Insilico Medicine announce a research collaboration utilizing AI to discover and develop novel anti-aging therapeutics targeting a new molecular pathway and found Napa Therapeutics
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World’s first Center for Female Reproductive Longevity and Equality established at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging

A $6 million gift provides seed money to address a long-standing inequality: men can reproduce throughout their lifespan; but women's fertility begins to decline in their early 30's...
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Buck faculty member Pankaj Kapahi spearheads mentoring efforts for disadvantaged children in India

Kapahi grew up in India with every advantage...
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First patient treated with drug based on Buck research

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Judy Campisi elected to the National Academy of Sciences for her pioneering work on cellular senescence

How does great science happen, and how does a great scientist get her start? The answers might surprise you.
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What I want people to know about the Buck is the incredible commitment and excitement that permeates the walls of this institution. We are pushing the frontiers in an area that is going to impact all of humanity. I cannot tell you exactly when this will happen, but I can tell you big discoveries will come out of the Buck.

Eric Verdin, MD, Buck Institute President and CEO

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Largest “pan-cancer” genomics study spurs future efforts to enroll patients in specialized “basket” clinical trials

Buck professor Chris Benz is senior co-author of several papers publishing in Cell based on the Cancer Genome Atlas project.
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Geriatrician-scientist John Newman, MD, PhD, joins the Buck faculty

Geriatrician and researcher in the field of aging poised to bridge gap between lab and clinical practice.
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A Potential New Therapeutic Approach for Parkinson’s Disease

A potential new therapeutic approach for Parkinson’s disease.
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June 2018 Media Update

Buck in the media Q2 2018

March 2018 Media Update

Buck in the media Q1 2018

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Upcoming events that feature Buck science


Formal research seminars

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Inflammation & Aging: The Levy Community Seminar & Member Event

A conversation with Buck professor Judy Campisi

North Bay Science Discovery Day

100 hands-on experiences for kids and kids at heart!

Bay Area Aging Meeting (BAAM)

Industry event

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Anti-ageing gets another boost with Napa Therapeutics launch via @pmlivecom

If dunking Buck’s CEO @EricVerdin is wrong, I don’t want to be right!#BuckSummerParty2018 #Livebetterlonger

Front page story highlights the Buck’s new Center for Female Reproductive Longevity and Equality #livebetterlonger

$6 million gift to focus @BuckInstitute on 'ovarian aging,' fertility

Thrilled to announce the establishment of the world’s first Center for Female Reproductive Equality and Longevity. #Livebetterlonger