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Cell paper reveals how a cancer drug makes fruit flies live longer

A paper by researchers from the IHA Dr Cathy Slack and Dr Nazif Alic demonstrate new targets for drugs against ageing. Their research published in Cell shows how inhibition of the Ras-Erk-ETS pathway extends fly lifespan.
http://www.cell.com/cell/abstract/S0092-8674%2815%2900707-2 More...

Published: Jun 26, 2015 10:42:55 AM

Dr Jorge Ivan Castillo Quan - Anti-Aging: Beauty or Health?

Watch the IHA's Dr Jorge Ivan Castillo Quan's talk on Anti-Aging. His fascinating talk was part of a very successful event called TEDx held at Goodenough College. More...

Published: Jun 17, 2015 12:38:48 PM

Brain paper published by Partridge Lab

Research staff from the IHA's Partridge Lab, including Dr Jorge Ivan Castillo Quan and PhD student Ms Li Li, are among those whose work has recently been published in Brain. Their paper is entitled, "Loss of PLA2G6 leads to elevated mitochondrial lipid peroxidation and mitochondrial dysfunction".
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Published: Jun 11, 2015 2:42:41 PM

Congratulations to Dr Nuria Vergara

27 November 2012

Our congratulations go to Dr Nuria Vergara (Schuster Lab) who has been awarded a Postdoctoral Mobility Award to work at the London Centre for Nanotechnology (LCN) in the laboratory of Prof. Gabriel Aeppli.

For three months she will be learning how to do microfluidics in order to make a device for high-throughput studies in C. elegans. 

This award complements the ongoing collaboration between Dr. Eugene Schuster and Dr. David Holmes at LCN. They have recently been awarded a PhD studentship from EPSRC to perform lifespan studies inC. elegans using microfluidic devices.

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