Supercentenarian Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper appeared on CNN in 2009, before donating her body to science and yielding insights into her remarkable longevity.
By Jef Akst | August 1, 2014
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By Kerry Grens
Mental agility in women deteriorates at twice the rate of that in men, according to a study of people with mild cognitive impairment.
By Amanda B. Keener
Aggregate-forming amyloid β proteins are replenished more slowly with age, and this may contribute to a person's risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
Calorie restriction in the organism extends lifespan, supporting a long-standing view that had been challenged by a study published last year.
Kepler-452b revolves around a sun much like our own.
Ethical issues attend the creation of animal-human chimeras.
Multiple consecutive adenosine nucleotides can cause protein translation machinery to stall on messenger RNAs.
In some pathogenic bacteria, certain antibiotic resistance–associated mutations may also confer an unexpected growth advantage.
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