2014 BIOLOGY OF AGING GRANTEES
AFAR'S Biology of Aging grant programs are at the heart of our mission. Applications are rigorously reviewed and carefully selected by our expert committees, and our grantees have made significant impact in the field of aging research. View the full list of this year’s grant recipients here or click on each program below to learn more about their research and view grantee profiles:
 
 
SUPPORT AFAR's ANNUAL APPEAL
This season, consider making a gift to AFAR. Your donation helps support talented investigators, such as those featured in this publication.
 
 
 
GRANTEE SPOTLIGHT INTERVIEWS

In a new blog feature, AFAR talks with new grantees about their research and inspiration. Enjoy the first Grantee Spotlight Interviews with Ilya Finkelstein, PhD; Subhash Katewa, PhD; Malene Hansen, PhD; and Catherine Kaczorowski, PhD. Be sure to check back regularly for more.
 
 
 HIGHLIGHTS OF GRANTEES IN THE NEWS
In 2014, over 45 AFAR grantees, both past and present, were featured in 28 popular and scientific publications. AFAR is thrilled to see so many of our grantees recognized. Peruse our full year of grantee news items or check out these highlights here.
 
When your research is published, be sure to reach out to john@afar.org. AFAR hopes to highlight your work on our website, Facebook, and Twitter.
 
 
 
 
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STAY CONNECTED: AFAR SOCIAL MEDIA
For the latest news in aging research and highlights of the work of our talented grantees, follow @AFARorg on Twitter and AFARorg on Facebook
 
Join the conversation: tweet how @AFARorg has been a #Catalyst for your career and research.
 
 
SHARE: LIVE LONGER, LIVE WELL VIDEO
 
AFAR is excited to present an animation by acclaimed data journalist David McCandless, created in partnership with the British Society for Research on Ageing, and the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research, who sponsored the project. The four-minute clip builds the case for aging research and poses the economic and social benefits of improved health span. We encourage you to use the video in your presentations. Please download and share the clip here
 
 
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