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David Gems on BBC Radio 4 "Archive on 4"

On Saturday, November 26 2016 BBC Radio 4 broadcast a 1 hr programme entitled "Logan's Run and Intergenerational War", presented by Ed Howker, with extensive contributions from IHA Co-Director Professor David Gems. The programme included in depth discussion of the impact of the ageing of populations, and the prospects for treatments for ageing to improve late-life health. Among other contributors to the programme were former Universities and Science minister David Willetts and the actress Jenny Agutter.

The programme is available for a short period via the BBC iPlayer at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b083j672#play
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Published: Nov 30, 2016 12:53:17 PM

UCL Ageing Event blog post

Members of the IHA including Dr Nazif Alic and Dr Jenny Regan recently helped organise and participate in the highly successful UCL Ageing Event. This was the second Ageing Event and was targetted at post-doctoral researchers working in the ageing field across UCL. Emma Chambers, Research Associate in the Division of Infection and Immunity, has written a blog about the event.
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Published: Nov 18, 2016 2:53:13 PM

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

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

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

Past:
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

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


Publications

Browse Nazif’s publications on GoogleScholar.


Funding

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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