A new "Paradox Workshop," slated to take place October 13-16, 2016, will be sponsored by the French Consulate in Los Angeles, the Hospital of the Good Samaritan in Los Angeles, and the USC Leonard Davis School.
Archive: April 2016
On April 18, 2016, the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology hosted the annual What's Hot in Aging Research at USC symposium. This year's event focused on how nutrition and diet interact with genetics to influence lifespan.
Findings from new study led by USC University Professor Eileen Crimmins challenge assumptions that increased longevity is a sign of good health.
Tested in both mice and human cells and produced in the energy-producing mitochondria of cells, the proteins may lead to greater understanding of aging-related diseases from diabetes to Alzheimer’s to cancer.