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stem cells

Defining Immortality of Stem Cells to Identify Novel Anti-aging Mechanisms

With age, somatic cells such as neurons lose their ability to maintain the quality of their protein content. Pluripotent stem cells, on the contrary,...
wounds heal

New Research Clarifies Why Wounds Heal More Slowly with Age

Older bodies need longer to mend. This reality of aging has been documented since World War I, with the observation that wounds heal slower...
Mitochondria

Cellular Powerhouse May Also Propel Aging

Mitochondria — the structures within cells mostly known for converting nutrients into usable energy — may play a larger and more direct role in...
hearing

What’s That? Exercise Is Also Good for Hearing?

Listen up: Everybody has heard that exercise can help keep you slim and is good for heart health, but University of Florida researchers have...
isoketals

Study Finds Natural Compound Extends Lifespan of Worms

A compound found in buckwheat seeds extends the lifespan of worms, Vanderbilt investigators have discovered. They reported in the journal Aging that C. elegans...
type 2 diabetes, liver cancer, Artificial intelligence, forests, vitamin B12 deficiency, pre-term birth, HIV infection

Developing a Sensor for Vitamin B12 Deficiency

University of Adelaide researchers have developed a world-first optical sensor that can detect vitamin B12 in diluted human blood – a first step towards...
DNA methylation

Gestational Age Estimated Through DNA Methylation

Researchers have developed a method for estimating developmental maturity of newborns. It is based on tracking DNA methylation, a structural modification of DNA, whose...
longevity

6 New Groups of Molecules Could Be the Key to Delaying...

Hearing loss, brittle bones, sagging skin, a deteriorating mind: these are just some of theissues associated with growing old. For millennia, humans have fought...
memories

UCLA study identifies how brain connects memories across time

Neuroscientists boost ability of aging brain to recapture links between related memories
galaxy, biology of materials, osteoporosis, hydrogen

Stem cell therapy reverses age-related osteoporosis in mice

Imagine telling a patient suffering from age-related (type-II) osteoporosis that a single injection of stem cells could restore their normal bone structure. This week, with a...
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Some Chronic Viral Infections Could Contribute to Cognitive Decline with Aging

Certain chronic viral infections could contribute to subtle cognitive deterioration in apparently healthy older adults, according to a study led by researchers from the University...
acute kidney injury, epilepsy, immune therapies, Lung Cancer, Ovarian cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, tuberculosis, Dengue Infection, Havana Embassy Phenomenon, autism, ThyroSeq Genetic Test, Parkinson’s, Diabetes, Opioid and Benzodiazepine, flu virus, Infection Blood Test, Smoking tobacco, colon cancer, Immunotherapy, Delirium, fungal yeast infection, Breast Cancer, ADHD, smoking, Chronic Disease, stroke, Depression, Oral Ailment, Acute Kidney Injury, aging, cell death, Pancreatic Cancer, Heart Disease, Macular brain, brain tumors, Huntington’s, Viral Infections, Thyroid Tumor, Carcinogens, Organ Damage, biofilms, Depression, Anxiety, emphysema, sarcoma, Immunotherapy, Parkinson’s Disease, Diagnose

Study that Reveals New Genetic Clues to Age-Related Macular Degeneration

The University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health recruited hundreds of local participants and analyzed data for an international study that has significantly expanded the...