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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...
Buck researchers get $3.4 million to look at a fruit-derived metabolite as a possible treatment for Alzheimer’s
Could a gut metabolite produced from dietary ellagic acid, which is abundant in strawberries, blackberries, cranberries, pomegranates and walnuts, help prevent or reverse Alzheimer’s disease?
A new method to pinpoint genetic differences between species
Publishing in Nature Genetics, research from the Buck Institute lays the groundwork for the mapping of genes to traits throughout the plant and animal kingdoms...
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
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...
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