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Musculoskeletal System News

Senolytic cocktail reduces age-related spinal disc degeneration in mice

Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 21-Sep-2021

Dasatinib and quercetin combo preserves spinal discs to target age-related back pain

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Role of Neuromuscular junction in ageing and neuro muscular diseases

Fight Aging! - 17-Aug-2021

Neuromuscular junction: A potential therapeutic target in neuromuscular injury

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Safer and faster treatment of tendon injuries with stem-cell fat grafts

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) - 17-Aug-2021

Tendons regain their original healthy condition within 2 months of therapy in sheep

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Skeletal stem cells delay bone healing and foster inflammageing in older people

Medical Xpress - 12-Aug-2021

Treating with BMP2 and Csf1 antagonist in mice restored youthfulness to the aged skeletal system

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Clearing out aged cells with senolytics can relieve jaw pain

University of Connecticut (UConn) - 07-Jul-2021

Senolytics for cartilage and bone regeneration in jaw joints, proven effective in mice

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Zoledronate - accidental discovery of drug use for life extension

Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 30-Jun-2021

Too early to tell whether off-patent drug's effects in fruit flies will be seen in humans

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Returning function to paralysed upper limbs is the primary goal of Orthocell trial

The Market Herald - 21-Jun-2021

Peripheral nerve repair could benefit 3 million patients every year

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Natural compound may help treat intervertebral disc degeneration

Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 12-May-2021

DHE slowed senescence in intervertebral discs of mice; but its use in anti-aging is still questionable

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Low magnitude vibration to prevent/delay age-related bone loss in rats

Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 05-May-2021

Vibration treatment eliminates senescence of bone cells - may not be applicable to other tissues

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Klotho protein reversed muscle ageing in old, but not older mice

eLife Sciences - 20-Apr-2021

Potential future treatment strategy to prevent sarcopenia when supplemented at a young age

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Supplementation with nicotinamide riboside slows age-related bone loss

Fight Aging! - 14-Apr-2021

Long-term use of this supplement boosts NAD+ levels, lowering the risk of osteoporosis in mice

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A man-made molecule that helps repair and regenerate muscle tissue

EurekAlert! - 23-Mar-2021

Givinostat induces stem cells to produce muscle making cells - promising therapy for age-related muscle loss

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Stretchable bioelectronics with silver hydrogel composite

Medgadget - 15-Mar-2021

Electrically conductive, flexible hydrogels to open the door for wearable electronics and soft robots

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Richard Ljuhar sheds light on AI-driven ImageBiopsy lab

Medical Expo - 10-Mar-2021

Highlights the diagnostic accuracy of musculoskeletal diseases using AI processed medical imaging

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Single gene therapy injection halts spinal muscular atrophy

BBC - 08-Mar-2021

Becomes most expensive drug ever approved for the NHS - but no lifetime costs

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Rejuvenate Biomed raises 3.2 million euros for anti-ageing drugs

PharmiWeb.com - 02-Mar-2021

Accelerates clinical trial plans for its lead candidate Rlx-01 targeting age-related muscle failure

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Genetically engineered cartilage combats inflammatory arthritis

National Institute on Aging (NIA) - 24-Feb-2021

Engineered cells produce anti-inflammatory drug that helps reduce stress-related cartilage damage

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Artificial muscles in regeneration of damaged skeletal muscle

Science Daily - 21-Feb-2021

Hybrid constructs help regrow muscle tissue forming new blood vessels in mice

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Macrophages trigger stem cells for wound repair and regeneration

Sydney Morning Herald - 11-Feb-2021

Macrophages and stem cell interaction promotes muscle repair in zebrafish and mice models

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Bones could soon be 3D printed directly into patient's body

IEEE Spectrum - 28-Jan-2021

Ceramic ink printing synthetic bones offers future scope for handheld printers

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Boosting NAD+ reverses muscle ageing and associated diseases

Medical Xpress - 19-Jan-2021

Drugs boosting NAD+ target toxic proteins by turning on the mitochondrial function

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Progress on human ageing studies with Dunkin Hartley guinea pig

Colorado State University - 06-Jan-2021

Animal model studies that help in better understanding musculoskeletal ageing

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Clene's neurotherapeutics using metals enter human trials

Longevity Technology - 05-Jan-2021

Novel approach with gold nanocatalyst technology to reverse neurodegenerative disease

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Protein that regulates muscle function in ageing discovered

Stanford School of Medicine - 10-Dec-2020

Blocking it improved muscle strength & function while endurance was also boosted in mice

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AKG supplements prevent bone diseases in the old

Longevity Technology - 02-Dec-2020

AKG with antiaging benefits is now proved to counter osteoporosis in rodents

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