The Buck press room

We work with local, national, and international media to provide accurate information about the Buck Institute, our people, and our science. We are here to set up interviews, assist in developing story ideas, provide background materials, and arrange photo and video shoots.

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Kris Rebillot
415-209-2080

Media Resources

FACT SHEETS

Annual Report 2019

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Buck Achievements

Buck Timeline and Achievements from 1999-2018
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Buck infographic

Buck essentials, at your fingertips
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Buck on Mt. Burdell

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Aerial view of Buck

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Photography & Video Guidelines

Photo & Video Guidelines for the Buck Institute for Research on Aging
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Buck atrium

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Front of Buck

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VIDEOS

Eliminating Chronic Disease

Aging is the main driver of chronic disease. Learn how researchers at the Buck Institute are working to eliminate chronic disease by studying aging, so we can all live better, longer.
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Buck B Roll

B-roll footage from the Buck Institute can be downloaded and used by the media. Questions? Please contact Kris Rebillot. krebillot@buckinstitute.org
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COVID-19 Webinar Part 1: All Stars

Our ongoing special web series focused on COVID-19, Conversations at the Buck, brings together colleagues inside and outside of the Buck who have important perspectives on how to think about, deal with, and potentially treat this pandemic. This video shows highlights of the first 5 speakers.
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The effect of COVID-19 on seniors

KTVU, the Bay Area Fox station, did an in-depth interview with Eric Verdin talking about COVID-19 and its impact on the health of older adults.
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Conversations at the Buck: The COVID-19 Pandemic (Webinar 1 of 5)

In a wide-ranging conversation Buck CEO, Eric Verdin, MD, discussed the aging immune system, vaccines, and the path forward for #COVID19 research.
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Talk Precision Medicine “Prolonging your Healthspan” with Birgit Schilling

Dr. Birgit Schilling recorded this talk during the 2019 American Society of Mass Spectrometry meeting.
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Robust and Reproducible Interventions in Aging

Talk given at Rejuvenation Biotechnology 2016 by Dr. Gordon Lithgow, Professor and VP Academic Affairs at the Buck.
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Interventions in Aging and the Caenorhabditis Intervention Aging Program

Talk given at UTHSCSA Barshop Institute in 2016 by Dr. Gordon Lithgow, Professor and VP Academic Affairs at The Buck.
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Metabesity 2017: NAD Metabolism and Aging

Featuring Buck President and CEO, Eric Verdin, MD
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Eric Verdin, Buck Institute (The Longevity Forum 2018)

Buck President and CEO, Eric Verdin gives keynote speech "The Age of Ageing Research is Now" at the 2018 inaugural Longevity Forum in London.
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Webinar Series: A Celebration of 30 Years in Research on Aging

Six experts talk with the Buck about research and policy issues that affect all of us. The unique online conversations with leaders in the field are available for leisurely viewing.
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2019 Levy Family Community Seminar

This seminar featured a conversation with Buck professor Simon Melov. The topic: Exercise, a gateway drug for living longer
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How to live better longer: Buck faculty offer their own tips for healthy living

Recording of Feb 14, 2019 seminar on how to live better longer, featuring four of our faculty members who really practice what they preach.
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2018 Levy Family Community Seminar

This seminar featured a conversation with Buck professor Judy Campisi, an internationally-recognized expert on cellular senescence. The topic: Inflammation and aging.
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NAD Metabolism and Aging

Buck CEO Eric Verdin goes to London to address the World Congress on Targeting Metabesity (metabolism-rooted disorders). Here is his presentation on NAD Metabolism and Aging.
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Buck Bite of Science: The Ellerby Lab

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San Francisco ABC affiliate covers Buck research on Vitamin D

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Dr. Rhonda Patrick talks to Buck CEO Eric Verdin about the science of the ketogenic diet

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The BBC’s “Click” program tackles longevity research – and the Buck is in it

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Congrats to the Haghighi lab! Study in @PNASNews uncovers a new role for the blood-brain barrier in neuron function and damage. Findings in #Drosophila open up a potential new avenue for therapies aimed at countering #neurodegeneration. https://www.buckinstitute.org/news/buck-institute-scientists-uncover-a-new-role-for-blood-brain-barrier-in-neuron-function-and-damage/

Science says there is a best way to take pills! Researchers @JohnsHopkins say pills dissolve much faster when we lay on our right side to take them. They tested four postures.  To see which one is worst go to: https://www.eurekalert.org/news-releases/961853

Today we announced positive data from the Ph 2 BEHOLD study of UBX1325 in diabetic macular edema. The 12- and 18-week results are a promising step in validating our #senolytic platform and supports the potential of UBX1325 in retinovascular diseases. https://bit.ly/3vY6V2o

Thank you Navigage for funding the USC-Buck PhD Program for over 5 years now! We're so grateful for their continuous support of our graduate students who do amazing work at Buck.
From left to right: Vickie Hatos, @beappbeapp, Sidharth Madhavan, Judy Vallas, @jenngarrison

Feeling exhausted after hours of intense cognitive work is not an illusion. Study in @CurrentBiology shows long bouts of thinking hard causes potentially toxic byproducts to build up in the prefrontal cortex, which alters your control over decisions. https://www.eurekalert.org/news-releases/960845

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Formal Research Seminars

FRS talks are being held via Zoom by invitation only.