Molecular Mechanisms of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

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Molecular Mechanisms of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

March 3-6, 2009
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Deadline for early bird registration and poster abstracts: December 31, 2008

Topics

* Diseases of aging I: metabolic syndromes
* Diseases of aging II: cancer
* Diseases of aging III: neurodegeneration
* Organismal aging: vertebrates
* The aging proteome
* The aging genome

Invited speakers
Jeff Kelly (The Scripps Research Institute, Reuben Shaw (The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Gerald Shadel (Yale University School of Medicine, Jan Karlseder (The Salk Institute for Biological Studies),Gerald Evan (University of California, San Francisco), Scott Lowe (Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory), Rick Morimoto (Northwestern University), Stuart Kim (Stanford University Medical Center), Linda Buck (Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center), Rolf Bodmer (The Burnham Institute), James Mitchell (Harvard School of Public Health), Dan Gottschling (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center), Richard Weindruch (Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, University of Wisconsin), Thomas Nyström (Department of Cell and Molecular Biology-Microbiology,Göteborg University, Sweden), Leanne Jones (The Salk Institute for Biological Studies), Tom Rando (Stanford School of Medicine), Arnie Levine (The Simons Center for Systems Biology, UMDNJ), Andrew Dillin (The Salk Institute).