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November 19, 2019

CAAR – US House Committee on Ways and Means Hearing Testimony – November 19, 2019

Caring for Aging Americans,” a hearing held November 14, 2019 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the Committee’s YouTube channel, running time 3 hours 35 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 8:45 mark.

waysandmeans.house.gov/legislation/hearings/caring-aging-americans

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – November 19, 2019

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:22 pm

A. “Impact of Alcohol on the Onset and Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional),” (RFA-AA-20-006, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadline March 24, 2020).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AA-20-006.html

B. “BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed),” (RFA-NS-19-043, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines New February 10, 2020, June 10, 2020, October 9, 2020; February 10, 2021; June 9, 2021; October 6, 2021; February 10, 2022; June 8, 2022; October 11, 2022 Resubmission March 10, 2020, July 10, 2020, November 10, 2020; March 10, 2021; July 8, 2021; November 08, 2021; March 10, 2022; July 8, 2022; November 11, 2022). Note: There is a companion funding announcement (follow the link under “Companion Funding Opportunity”): “BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Required),” (RFA-NS-19-044).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-19-043.html

 

CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research/National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging Data Release – November 19, 2019

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:20 pm

ICPSR/NACDA announced the release of a new dataset on November 18, 2019. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/membership/administration/institutions

Midlife in the United States (MIDUS Refresher): Biomarker Project, 2012-2016 (ICPSR 36901)

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/NACDA/studies/36901/versions/V6

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – November 19, 2019

Note: Check with you organization’s library for availability.

A. “N,N′-Diacetyl-p-phenylenediamine restores microglial phagocytosis and improves cognitive defects in Alzheimer’s disease transgenic mice,” by Min Hee Park, Misun Lee, Geewoo Nam, Mingeun Kim, Juhye Kang, Byung Jo Choi, Min Seock Jeong, Kang Ho Park, Wan Hui Han, Eunyoung Tak, Min Sun Kim, Juri Lee, Yuxi Lin, Young-Ho Lee, Im-Sook Song, Min-Koo Choi, Joo-Yong Lee, Hee Kyung Jin, Jae-sung Bae, and Mi Hee Lim (Vol. 116, No. 47, November 19, 2019, p. 23426-23436).

www.pnas.org/content/116/47/23426

B. “Genetic LAMP2 deficiency accelerates the age-associated formation of basal laminar deposits in the retina,” by Shoji Notomi, Kenji Ishihara, Nikolaos E. Efstathiou, Jong-Jer Lee, Toshio Hisatomi, Takashi Tachibana, Eleni K. Konstantinou, Takashi Ueta, Yusuke Murakami, Daniel E. Maidana, Yasuhiro Ikeda, Shinji Kume, Hiroto Terasaki, Shozo Sonoda, Judith Blanz, Lucy Young, Taiji Sakamoto, Koh-Hei Sonoda, Paul Saftig, Tatsuro Ishibashi, Joan W. Miller, Guido Kroemer, and Demetrios G. Vavvas (Vol. 116, No. 47, November 19, 2019, p. 23724-23734).

www.pnas.org/content/116/47/23724

C. “Swim exercise in Caenorhabditis elegans extends neuromuscular and gut healthspan, enhances learning ability, and protects against neurodegeneration,” by Ricardo Laranjeiro, Girish Harinath, Jennifer E. Hewitt, Jessica H. Hartman, Mary Anne Royal, Joel N. Meyer, Siva A. Vanapalli, and Monica Driscoll (Vol. 116, No. 47, November 19, 2019, p. 23829-23839).

www.pnas.org/content/116/47/23829

CAAR – Tables of Contents – November 19, 2019

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 5:16 pm

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 67, No. 11, November 2019).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/15325415/2019/67/11

Journal of Population Aging (Vol. 12, No. 3, September 2019).

link.springer.com/journal/12062/12/3

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