Discussing recent and impactful publications in the field of aging ranging from molecular biology to behavior and worms to humans

Any presentation format is welcome! In the past, we have had works in progress, practice conference talks, journal clubs, practice lab meetings, etc. We are also happy to allow practice thesis proposals/updates, lab intro for new PIs and anything else your cardiac muscles desire.

When: 12:00p every other Friday
Where: Farrell LTC 204 (Medical Campus, 2nd floor)
Organizers: Luba Ezerskiy and Nathan Pomper (Graduate students, Neuroscience Program)

Sign up to present!(and you can pick the food!)

Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.

Spring 2020 Schedule

January 24, 2020

Luba Ezerskiy (Miller lab, WashU Neurology)

“Increase in 4R tau in astrocytes promotes their dysfunction”

February 7, 2020

Kitra Cates (Kitra Cates (Yoo lab, WashU Developmental Biology)

“Regulation of lifespan by neural excitation and REST” Nature 2019

February 21, 2020

Andrea Scharf (Kornfeld lab, WashU Developmental Biology)

March 6, 2020

Sydney Reitz (Kummer lab, WashU Neurology)

“Age mediated synapse loss following TBI”

March 20, 2020

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NOTE: no April meetings, instead participate in the Neuroscience Revisit weekend and the American Society for Neurochemistry annual meeting!

May 1, 2020

Brian Lananna (Imai lab, WashU Developmental Biology)

May 15, 2020

Nathan Pomper (Miller lab, WashU Neurology)