Tau Induced Cellular Senescence is a Treatable Source of Neuroinflammation and Neurodegeneration

February 15, 2019

9:00 - 10:00 AM

University of Texas at San Antonio
Biotechnology, Sciences and Engineering (BSE) Building, Room 2.102




Miranda E. Orr, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases, UT Health San Antonio

Faculty Profile




The Seminars in Translational Research (STRECH) series is a collaborative project among the:

Both the RCMI and IIMS programs are supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The seminars bring together investigators from basic, clinical, and social sciences to highlight the bidirectional and multiple stages of the scientific translation of research discoveries from the bench to the bedside and to the community. It promotes the formation of multidisciplinary teams from both institutions, and other IIMS partners, that foster the development of innovative theories, approaches, and technologies in clinical and translational research.

Seminars are held monthly, alternating between the UTSA and UT Health San Antonio campuses.

STRECH Organizing Committee


Teja Guda, PhD
George Perry, PhD

UT Health San Antonio

Robert Clark, MD
Timothy Duong, PhD


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