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  • HiTS Seminar: Jason Sheltzer, 10:00 AM, Thursday, January 16, 2020 January 14, 2020 -   Jason Sheltzer, PhD Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY Genetic approaches to improve the characterization of anti-cancer drugs 97% of drug-indication pairs that are tested in clinical trials in oncology never advance to receive FDA approval. While lack of efficacy and dose-limiting toxicities are the most common causes of trial failure, the reason(s) why so […]
  • HiTS Seminar: James Kirkland, MD, PhD 10:00 AM, Thursday, December 19, 2019 January 10, 2020 - James Kirkland, MD, PhD Noaber Foundation Professor of Aging Research Director, Mayo Clinic Kogod Center on Aging, Rochester, MN, USA Aging, Chronic Disease, and Senolytic Agents   Fundamental aging processes including cellular senescence appear to make a “root cause” contribution to multiple chronic diseases, geriatric syndromes, and loss of physiological resilience. Interventions targeting aging processes […]