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Exploiting a gene that protects against Alzheimer’s
Anyone who gets tested for their genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease likely knows about ApoE4...
Buck celebrates 30 years of research on aging with major symposium
Leading scientists from across the nation gathered at the Buck on December 3rd to celebrate research on aging.
A small foundation has a huge impact on Buck educational programs
Established in 2015, the Navigage Foundation is just getting its feet wet when it comes to supporting efforts to enhance and improve the lives of older adults...
Does dietary restriction protect against age-related leaky gut?
Buck Institute research shows that diet impacts the fitness of cells lining the intestinal tract...
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
Running trails or genetic pathways: The future of exercise
What if you could receive the benefits of exercise moving only the muscles necessary to take a pill?
Keep Calm and Research On: How to separate hype from fact in biomedical research
How can you separate fact from hyperbole so that you can be informed?
30 years and ongoing: Recap of the 30 years of aging research symposium
Last Monday, roughly 350 people gathered at the Buck to attend the “Live Better Longer: A Celebration of 30 Years of Research on Aging” symposium.
A perennial molecule that treats pellagra and pauses aging
Recent paper shows a new approach to enhance the body's production of NAD+
Giving Tuesday: Why give to the Buck
Why give to the Buck? Hear from some of our amazing donors.
Longevity: Is it all in the family?
For many of us, our parents have given us a lot...
Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Live Better Longer blog!
The Buck Institute’s official blog on aging.
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