July 26, 2017|
Once implanted into animals’ brains, neural stem cells that secrete microRNA-containing vesicles seem to contribute to an anti-aging effect.
July 26, 2017|
June 28, 2017|
Five groups of scientists criticize a widely publicized Nature paper from 2016 suggesting that humans can only live up to 115 years.
June 19, 2017|
A deletion in a growth hormone receptor gene is tied to an average of 10 extra years of life among men, but not women, according to a study.
June 12, 2017|
Ned Sharpless currently leads the cancer center at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
May 22, 2017|
Using brain scans and methylation markers, scientists develop ways to assess neurologic aging in humans.
April 21, 2017|
Scientists predict rodents’ ages by assessing DNA methylation markers in various tissues.
April 19, 2017|
A protein found in human umbilical cord plasma improves synaptic plasticity, learning, and memory in aged mice.
April 12, 2017|
A mouse study reveals a causal link between changes in intestinal microbiota and increasing inflammation as the rodents age.
March 28, 2017|
The aging science and engineering workforce in the U.S. can be traced back to the Baby Boomer cohort of researchers and the elimination of mandatory retirement in universities.
February 21, 2017|
Stress-related genes may be preferentially and rhythmically expressed as part of the circadian rhythms of older fruit flies, researchers report.