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Memory Matters at the British Library

A group of research staff and students from the IHA (Fiona Kerr, Teresa Niccoli, Nathan Woodling, Oyinkansola Adesaki, Jorge Quan Castillo, Thomas Moens, Rubika Balendra) recently appeared as part of the British Library's sold-out Memory Matters event on Friday, October 30th.

Published: Nov 3, 2015 3:15:24 PM

Jorge Ivan Castillo Quan on Anti-Ageing research

'Anti-Ageing: Health or Beauty?' A guest blog by Jorge Ivan Castillo Quan, written for the 2015 Write About Research Competition.

http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/…/2…/07/07/anti-ageing-health-beauty/ More...

Published: Jul 8, 2015 11:51:04 AM

Talks from Gems Lab at International C. elegans Meeting

Dr Marina Ezcurra and Dr Alex Benedetto were both selected to speak at the recent International C. elegans Meeting in Los Angeles (June 24th-28th). The two talks described new breakthroughs in understanding the mechanisms by which age-related pathologies originate in C. elegans, and generated considerable interest. Alex also described a new stress-resistance assay based on death fluorescence, recently discovered in the Gems lab. For details of the C. elegans International Meeting see http://www.genetics-gsa.org/celegans/2015/ More...

Published: Jul 7, 2015 11:01:37 AM

New WTSA for the IHA!!

26 September 2012

Congratulations to Professors Linda Partridge and David Gems on their recent award of a £4.7m Wellcome Trust Strategic Award.  The project, a collaboration with Imperial College and the European Bioinformatics Institute, entitled 'Biological determinants of ageing and late life health and their pharmacological manipulation' will build on an earlier WTSA awarded in 2007.

The award will bring 7 new post-docs and 3 new technicians into the Institute together with a Senior Research Fellowship and several PhD studentships.  Please check the IHA vacancies page for further details of these posts.

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