Aging and Caloric Restriction Program
Rozalyn M Anderson
GRECC D5214, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital
2500 Overlook Terrace, Madison WI 53705
608 256 1901 x 11591
- VA Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center
- UW Institute on Aging
- UW Comprehensive Cancer Center
- UW Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Dr. Anderson has been conducting research into the biology of aging and CR since 2000. She obtained her bachelors degree in Biochemistry from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland and received a PhD in Biochemistry from University College Dublin, Ireland. Dr Anderson began investigating CR and aging in yeast during her first post-doc in Harvard Medical School, Boston MA working with Dr. David Sinclair. Dr. Anderson extended her studies into mammalian systems, first with her second post-doc working with Dr. Richard Weindruch at the UW-Institute on Aging and later, in her position as an Assistant Scientist at the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center. Dr. Anderson joined the UW SMPH Department of Medicine faculty in 2010 as an Assistant Professor.
To conduct research in the basic biology of aging and age-related diseases
AFAR has played a major role in providing and advancing knowledge of aging and mechanisms of age-related disease by providing start-up grants to more than 2,200 early ...
The purpose of the foundation, founded in 1965 by Paul F. Glenn is to extend the healthy productive years of life through research on the mechanisms of biological aging.