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GroundBreaking takes place for the new
Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for
Longevity and Aging Studies
 

 

The new three-story, 108,000 gross-square-foot building will be located at the corner of Floyd Curl and Charles Katz drives, adjacent to UT Health’s Medical Arts & Research Center and across the street from UT Health’s Greehey campus. Expected completion is scheduled for December 2019.

Click Here to Read the Press Release

 


RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

 


"The ω-3 fatty acid α-linolenic acid extends Caenorhabditis elegans lifespan via NHR-49/PPARα and oxidation to oxylipins"

 
Published in Aging Cell

Alfred Fisher, M.D., PhD. , Associate Professor of Medicine

 

 

 



"Getting Underneath Observed Frailty Transitions: Meaningful Change, Prevention, and Intervention"

 
Published in Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
 
Sara Espinoza, M.D., M.Sc., Associate Professor of Medicine
 
 
 
 
 

The Barshop Institute is dedicated to the promotion of healthy aging for everyone. Its world-class scientific community of researchers and physicians seek discoveries to treat and ameliorate the underlying causes of aging, a cost-effective approach to broadly enhance the quality of later life. We invite you to explore our website to learn about the extraordinary work of our community of researchers and physicians.

 
 
   
 
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The Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies

15355 Lambda Drive
San Antonio, Texas  78245
P: 210-562-6140 F: 210-562-6110

Contact: barshopinstitute@uthscsa.edu
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