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.

Large telomere study shows aging association, but doesn’t prove cause-and-effect

Large telomere study shows aging association, but doesn’t prove cause-and-effect

Posted by: on Nov 8, 2012 | No Comments

Beyond the association between shortened telomeres and the aging body, it is still unclear whether telomere length (TL) affects health, or is simply a by-product of aging.

Telome Health, Inc. Launches First Trial in Telomeres Testing

Telome Health, Inc. Launches First Trial in Telomeres Testing

Posted by: on Nov 30, 2011 | No Comments

Telome Health, Inc. (THINC), a biotechnology firm based in Menlo Park, CA has launched the beginning phase of a research study that will measure and analyze age-based average telomere lengths of Bay Area residents.

Study Finds Senescent Cells Accelerate the Aging Process

Study Finds Senescent Cells Accelerate the Aging Process

Posted by: on Nov 4, 2011 | No Comments

“People used to see aging as a rusting nail — there’s nothing you can do about it. But we now know that there are processes that are driving aging, and that those processes can be meddled with.” –Dr. Campisi (Buck Institute for Research on Aging).