Affiliation: Tulane University
- An elevation of resting metabolic rate with declining health in nonagenarians may be associated with decreased muscle mass and function in women and men, respectivelySangkyu Kim
Department of Medicine, Tulane Center for Aging, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:650-6. 2014....
- Association of healthy aging with parental longevitySangkyu Kim
Tulane Center for Aging and Department of Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL 12, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
Age (Dordr) 35:1975-82. 2013..Variation in the FI34 is, in part, due to genetic variation; thus, the FI34 can be a phenotypic measure suitable for genetic analyses of healthy aging...
- Telomere maintenance genes SIRT1 and XRCC6 impact age-related decline in telomere length but only SIRT1 is associated with human longevitySangkyu Kim
Tulane Center for Aging, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Biogerontology 13:119-31. 2012..Given the differences between this gene and XRCC6, they point to the distinct impact that alternate pathways of telomere maintenance may have on aging and exceptional survival...
- Non-coding genomic regions possessing enhancer and silencer potential are associated with healthy aging and exceptional survivalSangkyu Kim
Tulane Center for Aging and Department of Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Oncotarget 6:3600-12. 2015..Our results provide insight into functional genomic networks involving non-coding regulatory elements that are involved in healthy aging and longevity. ..
- HRAS1 and LASS1 with APOE are associated with human longevity and healthy agingS Michal Jazwinski
Department of Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Aging Cell 9:698-708. 2010..The interaction between the three genes described here suggests new models for cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying exceptional survival and healthy aging that involve lipotoxicity...
- Development of a serum profile for healthy agingLauri O Byerley
Physiology Department, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 1901 Perdido St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Age (Dordr) 32:497-507. 2010..These preliminary results show that the proteomics approach can be used to identify potential proteins or markers that may be involved in the aging process and/or be important determinants of longevity...