Brian Kennedy

Kennedy Brian

  • Professor, Department of Biochemistry
  • Distinguished Professor in Department of Biochemistry and Department of Physiology, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director of Centre for Healthy Ageing, National University Hospital
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Principal Investigator, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences Institutes, A*Star
  • Professor, Buck Institute for Research on Ageing, Novato, California, USA
  • Adjunct Professor, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Affiliate Faculty, Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD in Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Health Span
  • Aging Mechanism
  • Anti-aging Interventions
  • Animal Model of Aging
Recent Publications
  • 1. Arumugam TV, Kennedy BK. 2018 Mar. H2S to Mitigate Vascular Aging: A SIRT1 Connection. Cell. 173(1):8-10. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.03.011.
  • 2. Huang J, Mousley CJ, Dacquay L, Maitra N, Drin G, He C, Ridgway ND, Tripathi A, Kennedy M, Kennedy BK, Liu W, Baetz K, Polymenis M, Bankaitis VA. 2018 Feb. A Lipid Transfer Protein Signaling Axis Exerts Dual Control of Cell-Cycle and Membrane Trafficking Systems. Dev Cell. 44(3):378-391.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2017.12.026.
  • 3. Gruber J, Kennedy BK. 2017 Jun. Microbiome and Longevity: Gut Microbes Send Signals to Host Mitochondria. Cell. 169(7):1168-1169. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.05.048.
  • 4. Taneja R, Kennedy BK. 2017 Apr. T(ell)TALE signs of aging. Cell Res. 27(4):453-454. doi: 10.1038/cr.2017.33.
  • 5. Liao CY, Anderson SS, Chicoine NH, Mayfield JR, Academia EC, Wilson JA, Pongkietisak C, Thompson MA, Lagmay EP, Miller DM, Hsu YM, McCormick MA, O'Leary MN, Kennedy BK. 2016 Dec. Rapamycin Reverses Metabolic Deficits in Lamin A/C-Deficient Mice. Cell Rep. 17(10):2542-2552. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.10.040.