The 8th European Congress of Biogerontology (ECB), will be held on March 10-13, 2013 in Israel, starting at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, and continuing at the Dead Sea. The 8th ECB is in continuation of the activities of the Biological Section of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics − European Region (IAGG-ER), in a close cooperation with the EU Consortium RESOLVE.
Among the major questions that will be addressed are:
- Is ageing a common mechanism of age-related diseases?
- How can the breakthroughs in regenerative medicine help in promoting healthy lifespan?
- What are other ways to achieve this goal?
Speakers will include IEET Fellow Aubrey de Grey.