Thomas Rando is a professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences at Stanford University, where he is the director of the Glenn Laboratories for the Biology of Aging and deputy director of the Stanford Center on Longevity. His research on tissue-specific stem cells in aging and disease, and on pathogenetic mechanisms and gene therapy for muscular dystrophies, has broad implications for the fields of regenerative medicine and stem cell transplantation.
Health & Well-Being
How We Can Make Older Bodies Young Again
A researcher from the Stanford Center on Longevity reports on a new discovery that could help maintain muscle tissue well into old age
Living & Learning
Choosing the Music for the Black Panthers Documentary
4 songs that made the cut for the film airing on PBS
This special section examines what happens to those who connect aging and art and a look at those who are making, studying and learning about artful aging.