The NIA Aging Cell Repository: A Resource to Foster Collaborations Across the RCCN

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

1-2pm ET (10-11am PT)



This webinar will:

  • Introduce the NIA Aging Cell Repository at Coriell and explain how to request/obtain and donate cells

  • Provide a general introduction to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)

  • Report on the use of human cells for aging research in longitudinal studies


Presenters & Contributors:

Kathryn H. Driesbaugh, PhD Director of Repository Operations Principal Investigator, NIA Aging Cell Repository Coriell Institute for Medical Research Giovanna Fantoni, PhD Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation Clinical Research Core and Biorepository National Institute on Aging, Intramural Research Program, NIH Dimitrios Tsitsipatis, PhD Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow, RNA Regulation Section Laboratory of Genetics and Genomics National Institute on Aging, Intramural Research Program, NIH