Biology of Aging (BIO222/BIO422)
Instructor: Vera Gorbunova, Ph.D.
Fall semester: Tue, Thr 11:05 a.m. -12:20 p.m.
This course focuses on molecular mechanisms of aging. We discuss popular theories of aging, model organisms used in aging research, evolution of aging, relation between aging and cancer, human progeroid syndromes, and interventions to slow aging.