The grant will help OMRF recruit a pair of new scientists to its aging research program.
The findings could potentially lead to new drugs to help weight loss or combat obesity and associated metabolic disorders.
While cardio work is vital, it’s also important for women to add weight training to their fitness routines.
Dopamine is a chemical responsible for voluntary movement and the perception of rewards in the brain.
OMRF scientist Rizwan Qaisar has been awarded an Irene Diamond Fund/AFAR Postdoctoral Transition Award in Aging.
The “sunshine vitamin” is essential for strengthening bones, proper cell growth and bolstering the immune system.