Aging
MANF identified as a rejuvenating factor in parabiosis  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 hour
Older mice who are surgically joined with young mice in order to share a common bloodstream get stronger and healthier, making parabiosis one of the hottest topics in age research. Researchers now... more
How fasting can improve overall health  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Researchers found evidence that fasting affects circadian clocks in the liver and skeletal muscle, causing them to rewire their metabolism, which can ultimately lead to improved health and protection against aging-associated diseases. more
Marine bacterium sheds light on control of toxic metals  SCIENCE DAILY · 11 hours
An ocean-dwelling bacterium has provided fresh insights into how cells protect themselves from the toxic effects of metal ions such as iron and copper. Although essential to life, metal ions... more
Osteoporosis breakthrough: Bone mass increased by 800 percent  MNT · 4 days
A fascinating new study finds that by blocking estrogen in the brains of mice, bone density can be significantly boosted well into old age. more
Medical News Today: Osteoporosis breakthrough: Bone mass increased by 800 percent  MNT · 4 days
A fascinating new study finds that by blocking estrogen in the brains of mice, bone density can be significantly boosted well into old age. more
Not just for kids: a leap for seniors at Vegas tech show  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
With artificial intelligence to detect falls, virtual reality to combat isolation and "powered" clothing to assist the incapacitated, the tech world is stepping up... more
Medical News Today: Targeting this protein could help combat aging  MNT · 4 days
Reducing an RNA-binding protein that increases with age improved mitochondrial function in old mice. The finding could lead to new targets to combat aging. more
Ultra-sturdy bones, with a surprising origin, suggest new osteoporosis approach  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
A handful of brain cells deep in the brain may play a surprising role in controlling women's bone density, according to new research. Researchers showed that blocking a... more
Targeting an RNA-binding protein to fight aging  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Researchers have found that the RNA-binding protein PUM2 contributes to the accumulation of defective mitochondria, a key feature of the aging process. Targeting PUM2 in old animals protects against age-related mitochondrial dysfunction. more
Targeting an RNA-binding protein to fight aging  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Aging bodies undergo biological changes that cause a decline in the function of cells and tissues. However, most studies attempting to identify molecules involved in age-related dysfunctions have focused only on mechanisms based on... more
Rethinking the relationship between age, business acumen and entrepreneurship  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
There's no question the domestic workforce is aging. According to recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median age of the U.S. labor force was 42 years in... more
TARA Biosystems and Insilico Medicine collaborate to discover novel therapies for cardiac disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 days
TARA Biosystems, Inc. a company offering “heart-on-a-chip” tissue models for drug discovery and risk assessment applications and Insilico Medicine, an artificial intelligence... more
Early clinical assessments could reduce end-of-life hospitalizations for seniors  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Better use of standard assessment tools could help long-term care homes identify which new residents are at risk of hospitalization or death in the first 90 days of admission. more
Scientists reveal molecular mechanism behind CVD in premature aging disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Cardiovascular Diseases lead to atherosclerosis and heart failure and are prevalent age-related illnesses in humans. In a new study, published in the renowned journal JCI, scientists from Roland... more
Research highlights sustained electron transport kinetics of graphites for at least 9 weeks  nanowerk · 1 week
Sluggish electron transport kinetics - also known as aging - has hindered the application of graphene, for example, as transparent photodiode sensors... more
Washington University scientists find an unknown route for cellular fuel delivery  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a previously unknown route for cellular fuel delivery, a finding that could shed light... more
Insilico Medicine and TARA Biosystems collaborate to develop novel therapies for cardiac diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Insilico Medicine, an artificial intelligence company developing end-to-end drug discovery pipelines for age-related diseases and TARA Biosystems, Inc. a company offering "heart-on-a-chip"... more
Scientists identify new fuel-delivery route for cells  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a previously unknown route for cellular fuel delivery, a finding that could shed light on the process of aging and the chronic... more
Hyperactive immune system implicated in aging brain disorders  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
In a study of fruit flies, NIH scientists suggested that the body's immune system may play a critical role in the damage caused by aging brain disorders. The results are based on... more
Living a stronger and longer life: What scientists are learning from worms  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Research has uncovered a cause of declining motor function and increased frailty in tiny aging worms -- and a way to slow it down. more
The immune system's fountain of youth  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Helping the immune system clear away old cells in aging mice helped restore youthful characteristics. more
Study explains effects of aging on endothelial health and vascular regenerative capacity  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The endothelium plays an important role in cardiovascular regulation, from blood flow to platelet aggregation, immune cell infiltration and demargination. more
Genetically diverse mouse models improves usability for precision medicine for Alzheimer's  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Incorporating genetic diversity into a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease resulted in greater overlap with the genetic, molecular and clinical features of this pervasive human disease,... more
Salk scientists find genetic signatures of biological aging  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Some people appear to be considerably younger or older than their chronological age. Genetic signatures that may help explain this have been discovered by scientists at the Salk Institute. more
Medical News Today: Mediterranean diet nutrients tied with healthy brain aging  MNT · 4 weeks
A study of older adults links blood markers of certain nutrients that are present in the Mediterranean diet to better cognition and brain connectivity. more
Mediterranean diet nutrients tied with healthy brain aging  MNT · 4 weeks
A study of older adults links blood markers of certain nutrients that are present in the Mediterranean diet to better cognition and brain connectivity. more
Testing the paradigm of an ideal glass transition: Dynamics of an ultrastable polymeric glass  Science Magazine · 4 weeks
A major challenge to understanding glass-forming materials is obtaining equilibrium data far below the laboratory glass transition temperature Tg. The... more
Study: You're Going to Keep Aging Until You Die  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Once you reach a very advanced age, you reach a sort of "aging plateau," according to some experts. A new study argues that this is wrong. more
Study lays foundation for addressing unresolved questions in human aging  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Doctors have long observed that biological age and chronological age are not always one and the same. A 55-year-old may exhibit many signs of old age and have... more
Exercising three times a week can improve brain power in seniors  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
According to a new study, walking or cycling or participating aerobic exercises at least three times a week can improve brain power among the elderly. Along... more
When needs arise, these older women have one another’s backs  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Like many women aging alone, Eileen Kobrin worried that an accident could compromise her independence. more
Study investigates why mammals' sense of smell deteriorates in old age  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
As mammals age, their sense of smell deteriorates. In a study published in the journal 'Cell Reports', an interdisciplinary research team at Helmholtz Zentrum München and... more
Brain confetti: Why our sense of smell declines in old age  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
As mammals age, their sense of smell deteriorates. Scientists have now investigated why this is the case. For their study, the researchers tracked the development of... more
WATCH: Number of teens using e-cigarettes has doubled: Study  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
More than 21 percent of high school seniors admitted to vaping in the last 30 days, researchers said. more
Regular theatre and cinema visits keeps depression away in seniors finds study  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A new study has shown that elderly who are regulars at the cinema, theatre or spend time at cultural meets and activities can protect... more
Regular sex associated with greater enjoyment of life in seniors  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 month
A new study shows that having sexual intercourse regularly even in the senior years is the key to good health. It not only improves the feeling of wellbeing... more
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