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The RCCN will share updates from RCCN centers that support cross-disciplinary exchange in aging research. Please email your updates to contact@rccn-aging.org.

Data sharing uncovers five new risk genes for Alzheimer’s disease

NIH-funded project includes largest sample to date for Alzheimer’s gene association....

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Last Year’s Research on Aging Hints at What Lies Ahead

An article from Nathan Shock Centers Director Steven Austad, PhD on recent advancements in aging research....

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Keeping your Eye on the R01 Ball

This post condenses a Q&A led by Alex Smith, MD, MS, MPH and Katherine Hartmann, MD, PhD, on the topic of K to R conversion...

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Collaborative $3.5 Million NIH Grant Helps Continue Work in Minority Aging and Health

A grant renewal from the NIA to allow for expansion of the Michigan Center for Urban African American Aging Research....

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Racial and Gender Disparities in Stroke Risks

An interview with Dr. Virginia J Howard discussing the REGARDS study, co-funded by the NIA....

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Career development award pay lines are posted!

A blog post from the NIA's Director of the Division of Extramural Activities Robin Barr....

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Job Opportunity: NACC looking for a Research Scientist

Put your scientific training to work advancing research in Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. In this full-time, permanent position, you would have the opportunity to...

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NACC offering new resource locator tool

NACC has a new interactive tool that helps users see which ADCs have resources they’re looking for. The Neuropathologic and Biospecimen Resource Locator Tool draws...

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NACC introduces quick-access full data file

NACC is introducing a new and even faster way to request and receive NACC data: The Quick-access Full Data File. The file contains UDS, NP...

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A new NIA-funded resource synergizes efforts of aging research centers

A blog post about the RCCN from NIA Supervisory Medical Officer Basil Eldadah and NIA Deputy Director, DBSR Dana Plude....

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