Alan Herr, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Research in the Kaeberlein lab is focused on understanding conserved mechanisms of aging. We primarily utilize yeast, C. elegans, and mice to uncover genetic and environmental factors that modulate lifespan and healthspan.
Honors and awards
2014 – President elect, American Aging Association
Johnson SC, Yanos ME, Kayser EB, Quintana A, Sangesland M, Castanza A, Uhde L, Hui J, Wall VZ, Gagnidze A, Oh K, Wasko BM, Ramos FJ, Palmiter RD, Rabinovitch PS, Morgan PG, Sedensky MM, Kaeberlein M. (2013). mTOR Inhibition Alleviates Mitochondrial Disease in a Mouse Model of Leigh Syndrome. Science 342, 1524-1528.