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Scripps Research Front Row Lecture Series – October 13, 2021

La Jolla CA— Scripps Research is hosting a virtual front-row lecture on October 13, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. This lecture is titled “Unlocking new insights into brain-gut communication, metabolism and longevity.”

Event Date:
Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 1:00 pm PT

Location:
https://scrippsresearch.zoom.us/webinar/register/8616318899109/WN_N45dzvFURM-eNEyMoDOlBQ

Lecture title:
Unlocking new insights into brain-gut communication, metabolism and longevity

Price:
Free

The complex biological processes that regulate our metabolism are closely linked with many aspects of our health, from our weight and mental wellbeing to how long we live. Scripps Research neuroscientist and associate professor Supriya Srinivasan, PhD, leads a team that uses state-of-the-art molecular and genetic tools to investigate how our genes, gut-brain communication and other factors are implicated in metabolism and longevity—and how disease can develop when our internal balance goes awry. Her discoveries are paving the way to potential medicines for metabolic conditions and have led to interesting new insights into longevity.


About the Scripps Research Front Row Lecture Series

Take a seat in the front row and listen as some of the world’s foremost scientists introduce you to the innovative medicines and treatments headed your way from Scripps Research. Each one-hour virtual lecture is free and can be enjoyed from the comfort of your home. Learn more at frontrow.scripps.edu.

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