We are excited to announce the first CLOE - IHA Joint Symposium, titled "The Origins and Evolution of Ageing” on 21st September 2023. The symposium will begin in the afternoon from 2:30 pm and will be followed by drinks.
Venue: Gavin De Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Gower Street, WCIE 6BT
Guest speakers include:
Dan Nussey, Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh
Bringing genetic and physiological evolutionary theories of ageing together
Luisa Pallares, Miescher labortaory of the Max Planck Society, Tübingen
Using large-scale mapping experiments to understand how environmental conditions shape the genetic basis of lifespan
Alex Maklakov, University of East Anglia
Why do organisms age? Linking evolutionary theory with mechanism in C. elegans.
Further information can be found at: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/biosciences/events/2023/sep/cloe-iha-symposium-origins-and-evolution-ageing.
UCL Institute of Healthy Ageing (IHA): https://www.ucl.ac.uk/biosciences/gee/institute-healthy-ageing.
UCL Centre for Life's Origins and Evolution: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/biosciences/gee/ucl-centre-lifes-origins-and-evolution.