University: We Make Lives Better

Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies

December 2009 Barshop Institute News

Longevity finding in mice named a top research breakthrough of 2009 by journal Science

SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 18, 2009). Studies that showed rapamycin, an antibiotic used in transplant patients, extended the life span of aged mice at three separate U.S. centers (which includes the Barshop Institute) recognized in the Dec. 18 issue of Science as a runner-up for research breakthrough of the year.

 
 
   
 
BarshopINSTITUTElogo _Converted_
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
Copyright © 2016
UT Health Science Center

The University of Texas Health Science Center
Accessibility | Public/Personal Information | Site Information | Web Privacy

Links from web sites affiliated with The University of Texas Health Science Center's web site (www.uthscsa.edu) to other web sites do not constitute or imply university endorsement of those sites, their content, or products and services associated with those sites.

Site Developed by Toolbox Studios, Inc.