Gary Ruvkun

Steckt unsere Langlebigkeit in den Genen?

Gary Ruvkun

Gary Ruvkun

„Genetics and longevity” lautet der Titel des Vortrag von Gary Ruvkun am Richard B. Simches Research Center des Massachusetts General Hospital.

Career:

  • 1982 Ph.D. in Biophysics at Harvard University
  • Postdoctoral studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at Harvard University
  • Since 1985 Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital

 Area of work:

  • Using C. elegans molecular genetics and genomics to study miRNA and RNAi pathways as well as mechanisms of aging and toxin surveillance