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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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mTOR drives cerebrovascular, synaptic, and cognitive dysfunction in normative aging.

mTOR drives cerebrovascular, synaptic, and cognitive dysfunction in normative aging. Van Skike CE, Lin AL, Roberts Burbank R, Halloran

Age-dependent autophagy induction after injury promotes axon regeneration by limiting NOTCH.

Age-dependent autophagy induction after injury promotes axon regeneration by limiting NOTCH. Ko SH, Apple EC, Liu Z, Chen L

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21 May 2020 Congratulations to Lizhen Chen, PhD on her recent collaboration and publication in the journal Nature Cell Biology

Dr Chen, an assistant professor at the Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, collaborated with

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7 May 2020 Congratulations to Lizhen Chen, PhD, on receiving a Young Investigator Pilot Award

The Voelcker Foundation has awarded Dr. Chen a Young Investigator Pilot Award for 1-year and $100,000 as a Principal

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