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eLife Sciences

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People with regular sleep patterns have a lower risk of death

Live Forever Club - 26-Nov-2023

Interventions aimed at improving sleep regularity could be a valuable strategy

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Eye imaging can track the efficacy of interventions aimed at slowing the aging process

Buck Institute - 28-Mar-2023

Scans to know the eyeAge can provide an actionable evaluation of gero-protective therapeutics

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ECM proteins help to develop more robust methods for generation of heart cells

University of Wisconsin-Madison - 01-Jul-2022

ECM proteins play significant roles in hPSC adhesion, growth & cardiac differentiation

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Humanoid robot and AI potentially efficient in regenerating retinal cells

Phys.org - 28-Jun-2022

Automated design and execution can increase efficiency and speed of research

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Senolytics may abate accelerated aging of cancer patients as seen in mice

Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 06-Jun-2022

Radiation-induced damage may lessen by removing senescent cells but senolytics may not reverse the damage

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Buck researchers discover mitochondrial protein that can increase lifespan

Buck Institute - 18-May-2022

In yeast, increasing Tom70 delays ageing related mitochondrial dysfunction

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Complicated connection between protein shape and mitochondrial health, causing aging

Buck Institute - 07-Sep-2021

The “bad” process of pore opening and the “good” process of UPRmt - connection revealed

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Swapping antibiotics to slow down bacterial growth and avoid drug resistance

News Medical - 01-Sep-2021

Modulating resistance rates & cross-resistance to improve efficacy of sequential antibiotic therapy

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Castration leads to longer life in male sheep, mediated by low androgens

EurekAlert! - 06-Jul-2021

There may be less men queuing up for this first generation longevity treatment!

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Psychosocial stress levels are linked with hair greying and reversal

Scientific American - 22-Jun-2021

Human hair greying dynamics is associated with biobehavioral factors

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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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Selenium mimics methionine-restricted diet benefits for longevity

Neuroscience News - 30-Mar-2021

Prevents weight gain and extends healthspan in yeast and mammals without giving up on food

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Microdosing high can be experienced even without a real drug

New Scientist - 03-Mar-2021

Placebos and microdoses of psychedelic drugs showed similar signs, but need objective evidence

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Proteins from parasitic worms could be the next anti-ageing therapy

Science Daily - 02-Feb-2021

Helminth parasites may provide protection against inflammation disorders

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Telomere shortening - a new milestone in cancer therapy

Medical News Today - 25-Dec-2020

Shortening telomere length in cancerous cells will prevent them from dividing

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Engineered genes in gut bacteria might help you live longer

Forbes - 23-Dec-2020

Green light activated E.coli genes, extending life in Caenorhabditis elegans

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Highlights from eLife's Aging, Geroscience and Longevity Symposium

eLife Sciences - 17-Dec-2020

Authors covered biological age clocks, senescent cells, longevity genes, and more

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Study supports link between ageing, telomere length & cancer

New Atlas - 02-Dec-2020

Telomere shortening might be a protective measure to ward off cancers as we age

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Exercise could boost immune cells to help fight cancers

ScienceAlert - 28-Oct-2020

Metabolites produced during exercise activate cancer-fighting T cells in mouse models

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Skin regeneration reactivated in adult mice

Medical Xpress - 29-Sep-2020

New skin was able to produce fur - might eventually become a treatment for baldness, who knows

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