Judith Campisi (Buck Institute for Research on Aging, California)
2 March | 18 h 00 min - 20 h 00 min
Judith Campisi is a professor of biogerontology at the Buck Institute in California. She is a member of the National Academy of Science and a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. She has won a solid reputation in this field for her studies of the relationship between aging, cell senescence and cancer. Her working hypothesis is that cell senescence is a major driver of aging and of age-related diseases, mainly, through inflammation. She is also a founder of Unity Biotechnology.
The talk will be given by Zoom:
Zoom link for the talk; everyone is welcome to join.
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