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For nearly 25 years, the San Antonio Nathan Shock Center has been providing core services to meet the current needs of the geroscience community. Directed by leaders in mammalian and invertebrate aging research, we offer technical services and expertise in several critical areas in the biology of aging.

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Pathogenic Tau Causes a Toxic Depletion of Nuclear Calcium

Pathogenic Tau Causes a Toxic Depletion of Nuclear Calcium. Rebekah Mahoney, Elizabeth Ochoa Thomas, Paulino Ramirez, Henry E Miller,

Awakening the dark side: retrotransposon activation in neurodegenerative disorders

Awakening the dark side: retrotransposon activation in neurodegenerative disorders. Elizabeth Ochoa Thomas, Gabbe Zuniga, Wenyan Sun, Bess Frost. Current

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18 Sep 2020 Congratulations to Drs. Espinoza and Musi on their R01 award!

Sara Espinoza, MD, MSc and Nicolas Musi, MD have been awarded an R01 grant from the NIH for their

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14 Sep 2020 Barshop Institute gains NIA award renewals totaling $11 million; funds support translating research discoveries into healthier aging

UT Health San Antonio announced today (Sept. 10) that its Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging

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Latest Events

October 28 @ 4:00 pm Fall 2020 Seminar Series: Leslie Curry, PhD, MPH, BA

About the Speaker “Perspective taking: Potential for achieving integration of medical and social care.” Presented by: Leslie Curry, PhD,

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November 11 @ 4:00 pm Fall 2020 Seminar Series: Ward Award Presentations

About the Speaker Presented by: TBA Sponsored by: The Sam & Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies

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