Scientists Say the Clock of Aging May Be Reversible

Scientists Say the Clock of Aging May Be Reversible

Jan 13, 2017 | No Comments

At the Salk Institute in La Jolla, Calif., scientists are trying to get time to run backward. Biological time, that is.

Ultrasound Therapy for Preventing Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s

Ultrasound Therapy for Preventing Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s

Dec 8, 2016 | No Comments

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia take a huge toll on older men and women. The good news is a recent study shows ultrasound therapy restores notable memory function in mice.

Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Nov 3, 2016 | No Comments

Your cells might be aging faster than you are, and new tests purport to help you find out. A few companies are offering mail-order testing to measure the length of people’s telomeres.

Sugared Soda Consumption Associated with Cell Aging
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Sugared Soda Consumption Associated with Cell Aging

Jul 22, 2016 | No Comments

Sugar-sweetened soda consumption might promote disease independently from its role in obesity, according to UC San Francisco researchers who found in a new study that drinking sugary drinks was associated with cell aging.

Scientists create mice with hyper-long telomeres without altering the genes

Scientists create mice with hyper-long telomeres without altering the genes

Jun 2, 2016 | No Comments

The Telomeres and Telomerase Group at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), in collaboration with the Centre’s Transgenic Mice Core Unit, has succeeded in creating mice in the laboratory with hyper-long telomeres and with reduced molecular ageing, avoiding the use of what to date has been the standard method: genetic manipulation.