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CNN news: How long can humans live?

Following her BBC interview Professor Linda Partridge spoke with CNN's Bianca Britton, whose article asks, "how long can humans live?" More...

Published: Oct 6, 2016 3:07:38 PM

Linda Partridge interviewed for BBC News on Vijg Nature Paper

On Wednesday, October 5 2016 IHA Director Professor Linda Partridge was interviewed on the BBC 6 O'Clock News about the recent Nature paper by Jan Vijg. The Nature paper entitled "Evidence for a limit to human lifespan" suggests a maximum upper age limit for humans and Prof Partridge was asked to comment on this.

Published: Oct 6, 2016 11:58:50 AM

Linda Partridge and the IHA feature interview with Time Out London

Professor Linda Partridge was recently interviewed by Time Out London and features in today's issue ('Rad Scientists', Time Out, 20/09/2016). You can read the article via our Facebook site at https://www.facebook.com/UCLInstituteofHealthyAgeing/

Published: Sep 20, 2016 11:43:25 AM

Nazif Alic

Dr Nazif Alic is interested in how transcriptional changes drive the plasticity of adult physiology, metabolism and lifespan in the fruit fly.

Listen to Nazif talk about the research on ageing on the Naked Scientist.

100 day old fly over-expressing dfoxo

Lab members

Adam Dobson, post-doctoral research associate
Danny Filer, PhD candidate
George Phillips, MSci candidate
Zahrah Alqabandi, MSc candidate
Kamiar Shalfrooshan, undergraduate

Yuyao (Eric) Wang, MRes
Jocelyn Tang, Genes and Development Summer Student
Bhakti Chandegra, Genes and Development Summer Student
Sara Al Saud, MRes
Adam Summerfield, MRes
Charlotte Flanagan, MSci
Dina Mostafa, MSc
Rose Davies, MSi


Lab summer 2015 - Danny, Jocelyn (the artist), Bhakti and Nazif.


Browse Nazif’s publications on GoogleScholar.


Our work has been funded by the BBSRC, Royal Society, Wellcome Trust and UCL.

For further information on our work, contact Nazif.

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