June 6, 2019

Come and join us at the UCSD Center for Healthy Aging: Longevity Symposium. Looking forward to sharing new data on centenarians from the Cilento region of Italy and our healthy San Diegans.


May 19 - 24, 2019

Great to see old friends and meet new ones.


April 28 - May 4, 2019

Phil visits the UCSD lab for his SECRET project and a little bit of beach time.

April 2-5, 2019

The UCSD Lab is up and running! These are pics from our training week.

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March 29, 2019

Come and meet us at LJAM!


March 11-12, 2019

Anthony presents at the American Geriatrics Society / NIA conference on Osteoporosis and Soft Tissue Disorders in Bethesda, MD.


Feb 6, 2019

The UCSD Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology is delighted to host Dr. James Kirkland

7:30am – 8:30am       Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

                                    “Senolytics: The Path to Translation”

8:45am – 9:45am        Geriatrics Grand Rounds

                                    “Clinical Trials of Interventions Targeting Fundamental Aging Processes”

*Both talks will be held in the UCSD Biomedical Sciences Building, Liebow Auditorium, 2nd floor


Jan 30, 2019

UC San Diego Center for Healthy Aging Talk

Mitochondrial Bioenergetics and Healthy Aging: Advancing Precision Healthcare for Older Adults Stein Clinical Research Building, Room 148, at noon

Jan 8, 2019

TRIPOM and TopMedTalk present an evening with Anthony Molina

Motorco Music Hall, Durham, NC. USA

Nov 26, 2018

The transition to UCSD begins! Looking for talented scientists to join our team. Contact us about various opportunities available.


Nov 13-18, 2018 Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA

Jenny presents: Heterochronic Parabiosis: Old Blood Attenuates Mitochondrial Bioenergetics of Young Mice

Session Title: ESPO/ Biological Sciences Section Symposium: The Crossroads of Aging—Targeting Immunity, Metabolism, and Cellular Stress

Jenny Gonzalez-Armenta

Jenny Gonzalez-Armenta

Daniel Tyrrell - Molina Lab alumni (2016), now at the University of Michigan

Daniel Tyrrell - Molina Lab alumni (2016), now at the University of Michigan

Nov 3-8, 2018          Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.

Allie presents a poster entitled, “Bioenergetic profiling of mitochondria isolated from three distinct brain regions in non-human primates”

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End of Summer 2018 Lab BBQ

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Sept. 21, 2018

The Molina Lab receives a Wake Forest School of Medicine Dean’s Hero Award


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Sept 12, 2018

“Blood Based Bioenergetic Profiling Strategies” presented by Anthony at the 2018 William R. Hazzard, MD, Translational Research in Aging Symposium

Sept 5, 2018

Anthony will be presenting a seminar entitled, "Mitochondrial Bioenergetics and Healthy Aging" at the Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging at the University of Alabama, Birmingham.



July 20, 2018

Lab trip to Lake Norman




June 13-14, 2018

Study of Muscle Metabolism and Aging (SOMMA) Investigators Kick-Off meeting, UCSF.

Details to come on this exciting new study... 


June 8-12, 2018

American Society for Nutrition Conference, Boston, MA

Anthony is invited to present in a workshop entitled, "Is Dementia the New Heart Disease? The Role of Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition Strategies in Prevention"


May 28-30, 2018

MitoEAGLE:  Lund University

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May 8-11, 2018

Allie and Gargi attend the NIH Bio-Trac workshop: Exosomes: Principles, Methods and Applications


April 1-3, 2018

A visit to Oroboros Instruments (Innsbruck, Austria) with our newest trainee, Lakan Molina.


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May 3-4, 2018

Aging Re-Imagined Symposium 2.0: Meaning, Mind, Mobility, Mortality

Click image for more information.  Anthony will be presenting a "Deac-Talk" at this event.

Wake Forest University, Bridger Field House,
499 Deacon Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27105

July 23-30, 2017

Anthony is an invited lecturer at the Mitochondrial Physiology School (MIPSchool) held in Obergurgl, Austria.  http://www.mitophysiology.org/index.php/MiPschool_Obergurgl_2017

Jenny and Allie have both been awarded scholarships to attend and will be giving oral presentations

Jenny's talk is entitled, "The effects of a Mediterranean versus Western diet on nonhuman primate skeletal muscle bioenergetics."

Allie's talk is entitled, "Bioenergetic profiling of mitochondria isolated from three distinct brain regions relevant to AD pathology in non-human primates."


July 23-27, 2017

International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics Annual Congress.
San Francisco, USA


July 13, 2017

Anthony presents "Mitochondrial Bioenergetics and Healthy Aging: a Focus on Alzheimer's Disease and Physical Ability" at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine.

UCLA Bruin Bear

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June 15-16, 2017

Anthony and Jenny are invited to attend the Karolinska Institute Mitochondria Symposium in Stockholm, Sweden.  

Anthony's presentation: "Translational Bioenergetics and Healthy Aging"



Pre Website Launch News:

March for Science, 2017



Dan's Thesis Defense (2016)