Genes and Cells that Influence the Aging of C. elegans
Friday, May 4, 2007
Caspary Auditorium 3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Tea at 3:15 p.m. in the Abby Lounge
Recommended Review Article
Kenyon, C. (2005).The plasticity of aging: Insights from long-lived mutants. Cell 120:449-460.
Guarente, L. and Kenyon, C. (2000).Genetic pathways that regulate ageing in model organisms. Nature 408:255-262.
Hansen, M., Hsu, A. L., Dillin, A. and Kenyon, C. (2005).New genes tied to endocrine, metabolic, and dietary regulation of lifespan from a Caenorhabditis elegans genomic RNAi screen. PLoS Genetics 1:119-128.
Libina, N., Berman, J. R. and Kenyon, C. (2003).Tissue-specific activities of C. elegans DAF-16 in the regulation of lifespan. Cell 115:489-502.
McCarroll, S. A., Murphy, C. T., Zou, S. G., Pletcher, S. D., Chin, C. S., Jan, Y. N., Kenyon, C., Bargmann, C. I. and Li, H. (2004).Comparing genomic expression patterns across species identifies shared transcriptional profile in aging. Nature Genetics 36:197-204.
Murphy, C. T., McCarroll, S. A., Bargmann, C. I., Fraser, A., Kamath, R. S., Ahringer, J., Li, H. and Kenyon, C. (2003).Genes that act downstream of DAF-16 to influence the lifespan of Caenorhabditis elegans. Nature 424:277-284.