Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Posted by: on 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.

Cause of aging reversed in mice—human trials starting in 2014

Cause of aging reversed in mice—human trials starting in 2014

Posted by: on Jan 2, 2014 | No Comments

Researchers have managed to reverse the effects of aging in mice using an approach that restores communication between a cell’s mitochondria and nucleus.

Telome Health to launch saliva-based TeloTest

Telome Health to launch saliva-based TeloTest

Posted by: on Nov 29, 2012 | No Comments

Telome Health, Inc., developer of the TeloTest diagnostic test that measures average telomere length, has planned to launch saliva-based TeloTest in the first quarter of 2013.

Study finds link between telomere shortening and heart attack risk

Study finds link between telomere shortening and heart attack risk

Posted by: on Mar 28, 2012 | No Comments

A recent study has once again found a possible link between telomere shortening and an increased risk of disease.

Biotech Company Life Length Partners with US Firm to Provide Public Telomeres Testing Nationwide.

Biotech Company Life Length Partners with US Firm to Provide Public Telomeres Testing Nationwide.

Posted by: on Dec 10, 2011 | No Comments

In a Thursday press release Life Length, a leading Spain-based biotechnology company specializing in the field of telomeres research technology, announced an agreement with Age Diagnostics Laboratories, Inc (“ADL”) to offer telomere testing nationwide in the US to both doctors and patients. This partnership will provide a location in the US where blood and tissue samples will be collected before being relayed to Life Length’s location in Europe for analysis.