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Newsletter: New ShARM website

Welcome to the December edition of the ShARM newsletter! We have updates on the facility, relevant news and information and details of upcoming harvests of aged murine tissue.

Our brand New Website

It is with great pleasure that we can announce the release of the new ShARM website, with:
  • more information 
  • easier to navigate
And includes
  • A searchable database of tissues available

Existing members registration details have been transferred so you can take advantage of the new features straight away.

New members can register at:

We are constantly striving to improve the site and our services so if you have feedback, please get in touch.

Now recruiting - New Member for the Management board

ShARM is an innovative facility developed for and run by investigators from the ageing research community aiming to accelerate research into ageing. We are currently looking to appoint a new member of the management board. The position is voluntary (travel expenses will be covered) and offers the opportunity for an individual to shape and develop a pioneering facility.

To find out more about the role and for details on how to apply click here.

17,000 Tissues now Available in the Biorepository
Available tissues are either flash frozen or formalin fixed and paraffin embedded. Tissues are priced at £35 for aged tissue and £30 for young controls (+ VAT + shipping costs) and are available for immediate purchase. Check the database for more details: (you must be registered to view the list)

Tissues available

Live Ageing Colonies

We are anticipating the harvest of male, 12 and 23 month old, C57Bl/6JBabr mice. If you would be interested in having any tissues not already available in the biorepository, please send your request to


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