Aging
Researchers identify new anti-aging compounds among FDA-approved drugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Researchers from Gero, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) collaborated to derive a transcriptomic signature of... more
Researchers explore link between aging fat cells and Alzheimer's  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Scientists want to know whether our aging fat cells are important to the onset and progression of Alzheimer's. more
Road to cell death mapped in the Alzheimer's brain  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Scientists have identified a new mechanism that accelerates aging in the brain and gives rise to the most devastating biological features of Alzheimer's disease. The findings also unify three long-standing... more
Exploring the scientific potential of the ATLAS Experiment at the High-Luminosity LHC  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The High-Luminosity upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider (HL-LHC) is scheduled to begin colliding protons in 2026. This major improvement to CERN's flagship accelerator... more
Oxidative stress acts directly on telomeres to hasten cellular aging, study reveals  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
The same sources thought to inflict oxidative stress on cells- pollution, diesel exhaust, smoking and obesity- also are associated with shorter telomeres, the protective... more
Study reveals health benefits of exercising into old age  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
People who take regular exercise into old age are better able to cope with everyday activities and for longer, retain their independence and are not reliant on outside help, thereby... more
Fraudster who used ice cream to lure seniors is sentenced  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A New Jersey man who defrauded Medicare by using the promise of ice cream to lure senior citizens into genetic testing was sentenced Friday to more than four... more
Mitochondrial function may help explain the link between intelligence, health and aging  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
For over 100 years, scientists have sought to understand what links a person's general intelligence, health and aging. In a new study, a University... more
Intelligence can link to health and aging  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
For over 100 years, scientists have sought to understand what links a person's general intelligence, health and aging. In a new study, a scientist suggests a model where mitochondria, or small energy producing parts... more
Physical and mental health of seniors linked to optimism, wisdom and loneliness  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
In a new study of older adults living in a senior continuing care facility, researchers parse how distinctive factors, such as wisdom, loneliness, income... more
Security cameras installed in nursing homes may do more harm than good  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
For many people who care for aging parents, one solution is a safe, responsible nursing home. But an increasingly common means of ensuring that... more
Human iPSCs make more tiny 'cargo packets' to deliver cellular aging therapies  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Johns Hopkins scientists report that adult cells reprogrammed to become primitive stem cells, called induced pluripotent stem cells, make tiny "cargo packets" able to... more
Stem cells make more 'cargo' packets to carry cellular aging therapies  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists report that adult cells reprogrammed to become primitive stem cells, called induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), make tiny 'cargo packets' able to deliver potentially restorative... more
Stop aging in space  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Wrinkles, muscle pain, high blood pressure and a clumsy brain are all natural consequences of getting old. As our cells rust over time, a key to fighting chronic disease may be in tiny, smartly designed particles that have the potential... more
Understanding of atrial fibrillation-related dementia  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have determined that atrial fibrillation (Afib) is independently associated with changes that occur with aging and dementia. more
Aging baby boomers push sky high incidence of shingles of the eye  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
More Americans are being diagnosed with eye complications of shingles, but older adults can call the shots on whether they are protected from the... more
Environmental pollutants could impact cellular signs of aging  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have linked some environmental pollutants with diseases, a decreased life span and signs of premature aging, such as wrinkles and age spots. But can accelerated aging be detected at the cellular... more
[Editors' Choice] Neurogenesis takes a hit in Alzheimers disease  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
New neurons are born in healthy humans throughout aging but decline in Alzheimer's disease, linking a loss of neurogenesis with disease progression. more
[Research Articles] Nanofiber-hydrogel composite-mediated angiogenesis for soft tissue reconstruction  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
Soft tissue losses from tumor removal, trauma, aging, and congenital malformation affect millions of people each year. Existing options for soft tissue restoration have several drawbacks: Surgical options such as... more
Environmental pollutants could impact cellular signs of aging  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Researchers have linked some environmental pollutants with diseases, a decreased life span and signs of premature aging, such as wrinkles and age spots. But can accelerated aging be detected at the cellular... more
Battery research: new breakthroughs in research on super-batteries  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Since 2012, Stefan Freunberger of the Institute for Chemistry and Technology of Materials at TU Graz has been working on development of a new generation of batteries with enhanced performance and longer... more
Study: Involvement of prefrontal cortex areas decreases with aging  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Researchers from HSE University and York University have become the first to analyze the results of 82 functional neuroimaging studies on working memory mechanisms in different adult age groups. more
Long live Nemo! New animal model in aging research?  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The colorful Clownfish lives longer than 20 years in the aquarium. Researchers of the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, Italy, in collaboration with the Leibniz Institute on Aging (FLI) in... more
Researchers seek sage advice of elders on aging issues  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Rachel O'Conor booted up her slides and began posing questions to six older adults sitting around a table: How should primary care physicians support patients and caregivers after a diagnosis... more
Study outlines challenges faced as the U.S. becomes an ‘aging society’  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A paper by Columbia Mailman School's John Rowe, MD, Julius Richmond Professor of Health Policy and Aging, in the journal Health Affairs outlines the challenges we... more
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