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Leonard Guarente

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1 hours 07 minutes
Leonard Guarente


Leonard Guarente is the Novartis Professor of Biology and Director of the Glenn Laboratory for the Science of Aging at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His research is focused on molecular mechanisms regulating aging using model systems of C. elegans, mice and mammalian cells. He studies the mechanisms in which SIR2 related genes regulate lifespan.