Aging (28 News)

New genetic variants associated with extreme old age

Jun 19, 2017 12:00 pm
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The search for the genetic determinants of extreme longevity has been challenging, with the prevalence of centenarians (people older than 100) just on...

Young Blood Used To Improve Signs of Age Related Disorders

Jun 5, 2017 1:00 pm
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Older people who received transfusions of young blood plasma have shown improvements in biomarkers related to cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and he...

Old cells That Refuse to Die Harm the Body

May 27, 2017 1:00 pm
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Old cells might be useful after all, scientists suggest. Understanding why some "retired" cells do not undergo apoptosis could lead to treat...

Cannabis Reverse the Time for Old Brains

May 17, 2017 9:00 am
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Summary: Memory performance decreases with increasing age. Cannabis can reverse these ageing processes in the brain. This was shown in mice by scient...

The Role of Gut Microbes in Age-Associated Inflammation.

May 14, 2017 4:00 pm
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Inflammation increases with age and is a strong risk factor for death in the elderly, but the underlying cause has not been clear. A study published A...

Could We Really Predict Mortality Based On Brain's Age?

May 12, 2017 1:00 pm
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Not every organ in our body ages at the same rate. How young or old an organ is, relative to our chronological age, could reveal unknown health risks....

Beetjuice, does it really help restore old people's brain function?

May 10, 2017 7:00 pm
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Drinking a beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently, mirroring the operations of a younge...

Why Old Peopler Have Difficulty Going into Deep sleep?

May 9, 2017 11:00 am
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As we grow old, our nights are frequently plagued by bouts of wakefulness, bathroom trips and other nuisances as we lose our ability to generate the d...

Getting Rid of Old Cells To Give Space To New Ones

May 7, 2017 7:00 pm
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In a preclinical study in mice and human cells, researchers report that selectively removing old or 'senescent' cells from joints could stop a...

"Faecal Transplants", Have You Ever Heard of It?

May 7, 2017 1:00 pm
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It may not be the most appetizing way to extend life, but researchers have shown for the first time that older fish live longer after they consumed mi...

The aging clock, anew target to stop aging.

Apr 29, 2017 1:00 pm
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Ageing in humans (and animals) can be seen as either an inevitable process of wear and tear or as an inherent biological programme by which the lifesp...

The Amazing Effect of Young Human Blood!

Apr 28, 2017 5:00 pm
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A protein found in young human blood plasma can improve brain function in old mice. The finding, published on 19 April in Nature, is the first time a ...

How Fat Cells Can Harm the Bones?

Apr 23, 2017 5:00 pm
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The build-up of fat cells in the bone marrow could explain why bones grow weaker and heal more slowly with age. Tim Schulz at the German Institute ...

How Age Impact Diseases Spreading?

Apr 21, 2017 10:00 am
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How a disease outbreak affects a group of animals depends on the breakdown of ages in the population, research has shown. The findings could help s...

A New Research Method That Can Be A Game Changer in Cancer Research!

Apr 17, 2017 7:00 pm
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When using cell culture models, scientists are usually analyzing whole populations of cells, averaging the effects seen in thousands of different cell...

Who are The SuperAgers?

Apr 17, 2017 5:00 pm
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Donald Tenbrunsel is 89 years old, but he is just as likely to talk to you about Chance the Rapper as reminisce about Frank Sinatra. The highly eng...

Scientists How to Reverse Aging Signs

Apr 12, 2017 9:00 am
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Regular infusions of a peptide that can selectively seek out and destroy broken-down cells that hamper proper tissue renewal, called senescent cells, ...

The fountain of youth, a fact or a myth?

Apr 1, 2017 7:00 pm
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Beyond vanity gains, a drug that slows down the ageing process could be transformative for people who suffer from aging-related diseases, such as prog...

The Gene That Could Make Our Brains Older

Mar 22, 2017 11:00 am
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Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers have discovered a common genetic variant that greatly impacts normal brain aging, starting at...

A Single Enzyme May Have The Key to Prevent Cellular senescence

Mar 19, 2017 12:00 pm
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An enzyme that blocks cellular senescence and its mechanisms has been discovered by a research team from Kumamoto University, Japan. They found that a...


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