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2022 Oklahoma Geroscience Symposium

  • Categories: Senior Health Care

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  • Event Type:Seminar

The Role of Proteostasis in Aging and Age-Related Diseases

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Keynote Speaker

The Role of the Unfolded Protein Response in Maintaining Cellular Homeostasis in Age-Related Diseases
Peter Walter, Ph.D.
University of California San Francisco

Featured Speakers

The Biology of Proteostasis in Aging and Disease
Richard Morimoto, Ph.D.
Northwestern University

Selective Autophagy as a Potential Target for Age-Related Disorders
Susmita Kaushik, Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

The Role of Mitochondrial-Mediated Proteostasis in the Dissolution of Misfolded Cytosolic Proteins
Rong Li, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University

Brain Cells Protect the Muscle from Protein Aggregation
Andrew Dillin, Ph.D.
University of California Berkeley

The Role of Protein Clearance in Neural stem Cell Quiescence Exit
Darcie Moore, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin

Protein Synthesis and Breakdown as Energetically Sensitive Modulators of Proteostasis
Benjamin Miller, Ph.D.
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Let's See How this Story Unfolds
Peter Arvan, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan

Regulation of Germline Proteostasis by HSF1 and Insulin/IGF-1 Signaling in Gametogenesis and Maternal Aging
Jian Li, Ph.D.
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

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