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Amit Sharma

Group Lead at SENS Research Foundation

Dr. Amit Sharma was awarded a Master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Delhi University, India.  He received his PhD in 2009 in Biotechnology from University of Pune for his work demonstrating microRNA regulation of cytokines involved in allergic inflammation in mice models. Dr. Sharma’s postdoctoral research at the Buck Institute, Novato, California involved investigating novel molecular regulatory pathways in regards to genotoxic stress and cellular senescence in invertebrate and mammalian models.

Dr. Sharma has recently joined SENS Research Foundation as Group Lead in the Senescence Immunology Research Group (“ImmunoSENS”). His research focus involves studying how aging and senescence affects the immune system and his research group will also investigate strategies to harness the immune system in mitigating deleterious effects of senescent cells with translational focus.

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See also: Institute SENS Research Foundation - Non-profit organization focused on transforming the way the world researches and treats age-related diseases

Details last updated 11-Mar-2020

Amit Sharma is also referenced in the following:

Ending Aging Forum 2022

02-Sep-2022 to 03-Sep-2022

Science and Education virtual conference organized by SENS Research Foundation (FREE)

Ending Aging Forum 2023

21-Sep-2023 to 22-Sep-2023

Virtual conference about new rejuvenation biotechnologies organized by SENS Research Foundation (Mountain View, CA, FREE)

SENS Annual Report 2020

Quick summary of SENS’ latest research projects and other activities

Amit Sharma News

Nature Biotechnology reviews the state of play of senolytics

Nature Biotechnology - 12-Nov-2020

In August, Unity announced that its lead drug candidate had failed to beat a placebo in reducing ...