September 29, 2020
On this week's episode of Lifespan News, Brent Nally talks about an epigenetic clock for cats, accelerated epigenetic aging in athletes, a two-pronged approach to bone repair, caloric restriction benefiting DNA repair in mice, and a new research center to study aging.
September 22, 2020
This week on Lifespan News, Brent Nally talks about aging and COVID-19, the effects of NMN on COVID-19 patients, a common diabetes drug that reduces inflammation in the liver, brown fat in mice, and the role that tissue engineering and regenerative medicine plays in longevity.
September 15, 2020
On this week's episode of Lifespan News, Brent Nally discusses alpha-ketoglutarate, transplanted microglial cells, inherited methylation patterns on aging, the fact that centenarians do not have fewer deleterious mutations than the rest of us, and the damage repair approach to aging.
September 08, 2020
This week, Brent Nally talks about how UT Health San Antonio is getting two million dollars in funding to study rapamycin in Alzheimer's, stem cells producing cartilage in osteoarthitic joints, gene therapy for motor function in aged mice, the link between immunosenescence and aging, and the use of senolytics for transplantation of aged organs. ...
September 01, 2020
This week, Brent Nally talks about Ending Age-Related Diseases 2020, our successful conference; the CDC's report on COVID-19 and aging; a new gene therapy that destroys 90% of herpes simplex 1, which causes cold sores; rejuvenation of the thymus in mice; a new regulatory pathway involved in bladder cancer; and other rejuvenation topics.
August 25, 2020
On this week's Lifespan News, Brent Nally discusses a gene therapy that extends telomeres, a silky material with nanoparticles that regrow bone, epigenetics in aging, the importance of the circadian cycle in aging, UNITY Biotechnology's Phase 2 failure, and other rejuvenation topics.