The genetic contribution of biological age differences in disease risk
Dr C Nelson, Prof F Dudbridge, Dr V Codd
27 January 2019
Telomere length (TL) is reflective of cellular age, shortens over time and is proposed as a marker of biological age. Here in Leicester we are measuring mean Leucocyte Telomere Length (LTL) in all 500,000 individuals participating in UK Biobank, these exciting data will be used for this project.
Third-age Social Entrepreneurship for Personal Wellbeing
Centre for Regional Economic and Enterprise Development (CREED)
Dr A Drencheva
Applications accepted all year round
Population ageing is a Grand Societal Challenge that has an impact on labour markets, productivity, health, and wellbeing for older individuals and society at large.