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JUNE 5, 2014
Fasting triggers stem cell regeneration of damaged, old immune system

DECEMBER 01, 2014 5:31 PM ET
Feeling Like A Holiday Glutton? It May Be Time To Try A Fast
NPR

July 23, 2014
Longo on Nutrient Availability and Tissue Regeneration
Cell Press webinar: Nutrient Availability in Stem Cells

June 5, 2014
Fasting Triggers Stem Cell Regeneration of Damaged, Old Immune System
ScienceDaily

March 4, 2014
High-protein diets: Bad for the middle-aged, good for the elderly
Los Angeles Times

Oct 11, 2013
Cohen on Personalized Aging, U.S. Health Care
Speaking with Bloomberg’s Olivia Sterns

June 2, 2013
Longo Receives Cristofalo Rising Star Award
AFAR


April, 2013
Double Edged Genes
A small group of Ecuadorians with a rare genetic disorder could hold a key to cancer and other age-related illness.
Discovery, by Gary Taubes

February 14, 2013
Low-Protein Diet Slows Alzheimer’s in Mice
KPCC- Southern California Public Radio

February 10, 2013
Can eating less help you live longer?
BBC News Magazine

October 21, 2012
Cohen on An Aging Odyssey
USC

August 6, 2012
Eat, Fast and Live Longer
BBC Horizon

August 4, 2012
The Power of Intermittent Fasting
BBC News Health

February 8, 2012
Fasting Might Boost Chemo's Cancer-Busting Properties
Scientific American



Seminars

May 27, 2015, 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Cognition, Brain and Health:
A Brief Tour of the Vietnam Era Twin Study of Aging
William S. Kremen, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego

May 13, 2015, 11:45am to 12:45pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Advances and New Directions in Research on the Natural History of Human Aging
Hilliard Kaplan, Ph.D.
University of New Mexico

May 7, 2015, 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Epigenetics and the 3-Dimensional Genome
Andrew Hoffman, M.D.
Stanford University

April 20, 2015, USC Davis School of Gerontology
What’s Hot in Aging Research at USC: Past, Present, and Future
http://gero.usc.edu/uscagingresearch/

March 9, 2015, 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Longevity Institute, USC Davis School of Gerontology
The effects of short-term fasting on tolerance to (neo) adjuvant chemotherapy in HER2 negative breast cancer patients

Dietary Restriction as an adjunct to neoadjuvant chemotherapy for HER2negative breast cancer
Judith Kroep M.D., Ph.D
Stefanie de Groot M.D.
Leiden University Medical Center

February 5, 2015, 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Dietary Restriction and other Inventions that Influence Longevity: What Can They Teach Us about Aging?
James F. Nelson, Ph.D.
Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

January 29, 2015, 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Diet, Exercise and the Biology of Aging
Nathan K. LeBrasseur, Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic

January 16, 2015, Aresty Auditorium, Keck School of Medicine of USC
USC Stem Cell Symposium
Fred H. Gage, Ph.D.
Salk Institute for Biological Sciences
University of California, San Diegoh

December 10, 2014 - 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Optimal Protein Intake for Older Adults
Elena Volpi, M.D., Ph.D.
Division of Geriatric Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch

November 21, 2014 - 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Senescent Cells in Aging and Disease
Jan M. van Deursen, Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

November 13, 2014 - 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Epigenetic changes leading to somatic retrotransposition and a new mammalian genetic longevity model
John Sedivy, Ph.D.
Brown University

October 31, 2014 - 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Opposing metabolic phenotypes in subjects with mutations in the GHR vs mutations in the CDKN1c
Jaime Guevara, M.D.
Institute of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Reproduction (IEMYR)
Quito, Ecuador

Fall 2014, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Multidisciplinary Research Colloquium Series in Aging

September 14-17 2014, USC Davis School of Gerontology
The Association of Pacific Rim Universities: Aging in Asia 2014

April 23, 2014 - 9am-4:30pm, USC Davis School of Gerontology
What’s Hot in Aging Research at USC: The Digital Aging Revolution
www.usc.edu/esvp

February 5, 2014, 12pm, GER224, USC Longevity Institute
SomaScan: A unique high content proteomics platform for biomarker discovery and development
Gordon Vansant, Ph.D.

December 17, 2013 - 12-1pm, GERO 224, USC Longevity Institute
A Radical  Exercise-Based "Cure" for Diabetes Type II and Centripetal Obesity
Robert Huizenga, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, UCLA

December 5, 2013 - USC Davis School of Gerontology
Dietary Interventions for Healthy Aging
Rafael de Cabo, Ph.D.
National Institute on Aging


November 8, 2013 - USC Davis School of Gerontology

GSA at Andrus

October 30, 2013 - 12-1pm, GER224, USC Longevity Institute
VSELs in Tissue Organ Rejuvenation
A Novel View on Aging and Cancerogenesis
Mariusz Ratajczak, M.D.,Ph.D., D.Sci
Professor of Medicine
Director of Stem Cell Institute
James Graham Brown Cancer Center
University of Louisville


October 8–13, 2013 - Erice, Sicily, Italy
Interventions to Slow Aging in Humans: Are We Ready?

Fall, 2013 - USC Davis School of Gerontology

Multidisciplinary Research Colloquium Series in Aging

April 24-25, 2013 - USC Davis School of Gerontology
USC/Buck Symposium on the Biology of Aging

April 22, 2013 - 
USC Davis School of Gerontology
What’s Hot in Aging Research at USC:
Integrated Approaches to the Study of Aging


April 11, 2013 - USC Davis School of Gerontology
Humoral Control of Proteostasis
Andrew Dillin, Ph.D.
UC Berkeley


March 1, 2013 3-4pm - GER224, USC

Testing Evolutionary Theories of Aging and Longevity
Leonid Gavrilov, Ph.D.
and Natalia Gavrilova, Ph.D.
Center on Aging, NORC at the University of Chicago

February 14, 2013 - GER224, USC

Functonal Approaches to the Genetics of Human Aging
Yousin Suh, Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

August, 2012 - GER224, USC
Therapeutic Application of Fasting
Francoise De Toledo, Ph.D.
Buchinger Clinic, Überlingen, Germany

  
April, 2012 - GER224, USC
Mitochondrial ROS Signaling in Disease and Aging
Gerald Shadel, Ph.D.
Yale University 

  
March, 2012 - GER224, USC
Pharmacological Approches To The Maintenance of Homestasis During Aging
Gordon Lithogow, Ph.D.
The Buck Institute for Research on Aging


February, 2012 - GER224, USC
Systemic  Effects of Cardio-Protective MIGF-1/SIRT1 Signaling
Manlio Vinciguerra, Ph.D,
The Institute of Hepatology, Foundation for Liver Research, London, UK

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