2nd International Health & Wealth Conference (IHW 2018)

28-30 October 2018 | Penang Island, Malaysia Health meets Wealth live - IHW is getting shape for Penang “Health meets Wealth” to debate one of the world´s most prosperous and developing cross-section markets of modern community. The 2nd International Health & Wealth Conference (IHW 2018) is unique – a networking event which gathers decision [...]

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A screening strategy for the discovery of drugs that reduce C/EBPβ-LIP translation with potential calorie restriction mimetic properties

Nature | 15 February 2017 | Summary An important part of the beneficial effects of calorie restriction (CR) on healthspan and lifespan is mediated through regulation of protein synthesis that is under control of the mechanistic target of rapamycin complex 1 (mTORC1). As one of its activities, mTORC1 stimulates translation into the metabolic transcription factor CCAAT/Enhancer Binding [...]

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A p300 and SIRT1 Regulated Acetylation Switch of C/EBPa Controls Mitochondrial Function

Cell Press  | 9 januari 2018 | Summary Cellular metabolism is a tightly controlled process in which the cell adapts fluxes through metabolic  pathways in response to changes in nutrient supply. Among the transcription factors that regulate  gene expression and thereby cause changes in cellular metabolism is the basic leucine-zipper (bZIP) transcription factor CCAAT/enhancer-binding [...]

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International Master Vitality and Ageing

Master Vitality and Ageing The Master Vitality and Ageing is a 1-year MSc programm that focuses on the challenges of the future: The population health management of a growing ageing society. Our society is in need of academic experts who are able to advice organisations on the challenges of the growing ageing population. [...]

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European Human Genetics Conference 2018

Milan, Italy  | June 16-19 2018 European Human Genetics Conference 2018 joint with the European Meeting on Psychosocial Aspects of Genetics 2018 Dear Colleagues, The Scientific Programme Committee has again endeavoured to set up an exciting programme at the cutting-edge of current human genetics research. The programme includes 4 Plenary Sessions, 19 Invited Symposia, [...]

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