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AFAR Experts in the News: Nir Barzilai, Jay Olshansky, David Sinclair, and Eric Verdin in The Boston Globe on targeting aging, biotechnology startups, and extending healthspan

Dec 4
2018

AFAR Experts in the News: Nir Barzilai, Jay Olshansky, David Sinclair, and Eric Verdin in The Boston Globe on targeting aging, biotechnology startups, and extending healthspan View MoreBACK

On December 1, 2018, The Boston Globe highlighted the insights of AFAR experts Nir  Barzilai, M.D., Jay Olshansky, Ph.D., David Sinclair, Ph.D., and Eric Verdin, Ph.D. on targeting aging, longevity, and extending healthspan.

Dr. Barzilai is a 1997 Beeson Scholar, a 1994 AFAR Research Grant recipient, and AFAR’s Deputy Scientific Director.

Dr. Olshansky is a 2016 Irving S. Wright Award winner and an AFAR board member.

Dr. Sinclair is a 2018 Irving S. Wright Award winner, a 2000 AFAR Research Grant recipient, and an AFAR Board member.

Dr. Verdin served on AFAR’s National Scientific Advisory Committee from 2010-2015.

Read “Fountains of youth: Biotech startups emerge from stealth mode to ‘take on aging’” here.





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