The Magazine for the University of Toronto Department of Immunology
Author: Pailin Chiaranunt
Pailin is a PhD student in the Department of Immunology at the University of Toronto. She works in Dr. Arthur Mortha's laboratory on creating a high-dimensional map of host-microbiome interactions in the intestine. In her spare time, Pailin enjoys traveling, reading philosophy, and dabbling in martial arts and languages.
IMAGINE THIS SCENARIO: anti-aging medication becomes publicly and widely available, extending people’s lifespans to 150 years, most of which is spent in peak physical state (think our early to mid-20s). Given the accelerating...