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Lifelong learning contributes to healthy aging!

6 week course on the Biology of Aging for a non-scientific audience

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@TheDrWiley discusses cexciting new research he led on cellular #senescence while at @BuckInstitute hhttps://www.buckinstitute.org/news/the-first-non-invasive-biomarker-to-track-and-verify-efficacy-of-senolytic-drugs/

Hot off the Buck blog press: With COVID vaccines being widely available to the public, many are wondering how they work. Our @DominicanCAnews students explain different types and how scientific community was able to develop safe vaccines so quickly. https://www.buckinstitute.org/blog/a-shot-towards-ending-a-pandemic-vaccines-explained/

Quick! You have 9 minutes to get inspired about science and learn why #Celegans is an excellent model organism, especially for #aging and disease. Don't worry, @BBC Witness History and our own Gordon Lithgow gotchu. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w3ct1x54

Buck Job Alert! Principal Grants & Contracts Analyst w/ research admin experience working w/ faculty in academic or research setting. Ideal candidate has experience w/ various funding types and human subjects research protections and IRB regulations. https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=o7Lcffw3&s=Social

New from @KECKSchool_USC: rapid biological aging of #neuralstemcells--they become quiescent and decline as mice reach middle age. Inhibiting the #Abl1 gene in mice led to proliferation of these "long-term" NSCs. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2021-04/ksom-usc041221.php