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Fight Aging!
April 15, 2021
Yuva Biosciences is attempting to treat skin aging by improving mitochondrial function, and they are taking a cosmeceutical approach. It is far faster and less costly to bring treatments to market via the cosmetics regulatory pathway than via the Investigational New Drug pathway. One has to accept considerable restrictions over what sort of approaches can...
Fight Aging!
April 15, 2021
The decline of the immune system is of great importance in aging. Vulnerability to infection, a decreased surveillance of senescent cells and cancerous cells, and growing chronic inflammation all take their toll. A sizable fraction of this problem stems from the diminished supply of new T cells of the adaptive immune system. T cells begin...
An ion pump to deliver chemotherapy agents to the brain
April 15, 2021
IMAGE: An ion pump can deliver cytostatics more accurately in the brain, which gives less severe adverse effects in chemotherapy. view more  Credit: Thor Balkhed Despite surgery and subsequent treatment with chemotherapy and radiation, the majority of patients experience recurrence of malignant brain tumours. Researchers at Linköping University, Sweden, and the Medical University of Graz, Austria,...
Nicotinamide Riboside Supplementation Beginning in Mid-Life Slows Osteoporosis in Mice
April 14, 2021
In today's open access paper, researchers report that long-term supplementation with nicotinamide riboside in mice, starting from mid-life and continuing into old age, slows the pace of osteoporosis. The extracellular matrix of bone tissue is constantly remodeled over time, broken down by osteoclasts and built up by osteoblasts. Osteoporosis is caused by a growing imbalance...
Nicotinamide Riboside Supplementation Beginning in Mid-Life Slows Osteoporosis in Mice
April 14, 2021
In today's open access paper, researchers report that long-term supplementation with nicotinamide riboside in mice, starting from mid-life and continuing into old age, slows the pace of osteoporosis. The extracellular matrix of bone tissue is constantly remodeled over time, broken down by osteoclasts and built up by osteoblasts. Osteoporosis is caused by a growing imbalance...
Fight Aging!
April 14, 2021
In the past few years Jim Mellon, high net worth investor and philanthropist, has put in a great deal of time and effort to help push forward the development of a biotech industry focused on intervention in human aging. He has donated to non-profits in the aging research space, set up aging-focused conference series, founded...