SIG Biology of Ageing OPEN Meeting - June 22nd 2023

Dear Colleagues, 

The EuGMS SIG on Biology of Ageing is glad to invite you to a series of monthly open meetings to present the latest and activities of the teams and members of the SIG. 

Each meeting will include a presentation and time for discussion. 

Next meeting will be on Thursday June 22nd, 2023 - 1PM CEST - 60 min – 

Topic: The NAD+/SIRT1-REST-mitophagy axis in memory: prevention against Alzheimer's disease 

Presented by: Prof. Maria Jose Lagartos Donate 

Prof. Maria Jose Lagartos Donate is a senior scientist in Pre-diagnostics. Previously she worked as a post-doc in Dr. Fang's group at Oslo University (Ahus). Before coming to Oslo, she worked as a post-doc fellow at Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience in Trondheim for several years. She did my Ph.D. in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Castilla-La Mancha while she was working as a teaching assistant. During all these years, the focus of her research work is on Alzheimer´s disease and healthy aging. 

Please find hereafter the content of her presentation talk about research work with Dr. Fang where we investigated the role of the transcription factor REST in cognitive preservation and longevity, and its connection with SIRT1. 

So Join us! 

Be on time, mute your microphone when you're not talking and enjoy this moment with your colleagues!

Please notice that the meeting will be recorded and that the audio and video recordings might be used by the EuGMS for dissemination on the EuGMS website and social media. 


EuGMS SIG on Biology of Ageing Open Online Meeting 

Jun 22, 2023, 1:00–2:00PM (Europe/Amsterdam) 

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