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Grantee in the News: Sofiya Milman Finds Link between Good Cholesterol and Longevity

Nov 17
2014

Grantee in the News: Sofiya Milman Finds Link between Good Cholesterol and Longevity View MoreBACK

On November 7th, 2014, The Washington Post reported on research 2012 Ellison/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellow Sofiya Milman presented recently at the Gerontological Society of America’s Annual Scientific Meeting.

Dr. Milman’s team found that the genes associated with high levels of good cholesterol may also be linked to increased longevity and resistance to age-related diseases.  Read more here.

Sofiya Milman, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.

At this year’s GSA Annual Scientific Meeting, AFAR also presented our Scientific Awards and hosted related lectures. Learn more here.





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