Organization profile

Organization profile

Imagine living with strength and vitality throughout your life span, growing older with vigor and without disability. The Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies brings together the world’s leading scientists in aging and longevity research, and providing them with the latest technologies in the application of cutting-edge research methods, supports their drive for excellence in scientific inquiry, an essential element to bringing good health and enhanced quality of life to our aging population.

Aging affects everyone. Never before in the history of humankind has understanding how and why we age been so important. As human life expectancy continues to increase, so must our scientific knowledge of aging processes to ensure healthy longevity, free of the disabilities brought about by age-related diseases and conditions.

The Barshop Institute supports research on age-related diseases and longevity. The Institute is designated as a Nathan Shock Center and the Claude D. Pepper Center and supports translational research with the goal of improving health throughout life. The Institute is also actively involved in community outreach programs to educate health care professionals on health issues facing the aging population.

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    Profiles

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    Lizhen Chen

    Person: Academic

    20022020
    No photo of Tiffany M Cortes

    Tiffany M Cortes

    Person: Academic

    20182018
    No photo of Sara E Espinoza

    Sara E Espinoza

    Person: Academic

    20052020

    Projects

  • Research Output

    Cardiolipin deficiency elevates susceptibility to a lipotoxic hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

    Cole, L. K., Mejia, E. M., Sparagna, G. C., Vandel, M., Xiang, B., Han, X., Dedousis, N., Kaufman, B. A., Dolinsky, V. W. & Hatch, G. M., Jul 2020, In : Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 144, p. 24-34 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Dietary and serum omega-6/omega-3 fatty acids are associated with physical and metabolic function in stroke survivors

    Serra, M. C., Ryan, A. S., Hafer-Macko, C. E., Yepes, M., Nahab, F. B. & Ziegler, T. R., Mar 2020, In : Nutrients. 12, 3, 701.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Enhancer reprogramming driven by high-order assemblies of transcription factors promotes phenotypic plasticity and breast cancer endocrine resistance

    Bi, M., Zhang, Z., Jiang, Y. Z., Xue, P., Wang, H., Lai, Z., Fu, X., De Angelis, C., Gong, Y., Gao, Z., Ruan, J., Jin, V. X., Marangoni, E., Montaudon, E., Glass, C. K., Li, W., Huang, T. H. M., Shao, Z. M., Schiff, R., Chen, L. & 1 others, Liu, Z., Jun 1 2020, In : Nature Cell Biology. 22, 6, p. 701-715 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Press / Media

    June 4, 2020

    John R Strong

    6/11/20

    1 item of Media coverage

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    Cancer Researchers Locate Drivers of Tumour Resistance

    Lizhen Chen

    5/21/20

    1 item of Media coverage

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    Cancer Researchers Locate Drivers of Tumor Resistance

    Lizhen Chen

    5/19/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Press / Media