Prof. Butcher is named a New Scholar in Aging by the Ellison Medical Foundation

“Congratulations to Prof. Rebecca Butcher on being named one of 25 New Scholars in Aging by the Ellison Medical Foundation. The objective of the program is to support new investigators of outstanding promise in the basic biological sciences relevant to understanding lifespan development processes and age-related diseases. The award is $100,000 per year, for a four year period. Dr. Butcher’s award will support her work on the identification of chemical signals that influence development, metabolism, and lifespan in the model organism C. elegans.”