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Tag: Alzheimer's

June 24, 2020
In a recent study, researchers from the Buck Institute have shown that cellular senescence, one of the hallmarks of aging, is partially responsible for Alzheimer's disease. Cellular senescence As you age, increasing numbers of your cells enter into a state known as senescence. Senescent cells do not divide or support the tissues of which they...
April 20, 2020
A new review sheds light on the connection between chronic age-related inflammation, modern lifestyles, and the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Inflammaging is the link between the microbiome, aging, and Alzheimer's disease Aging is accompanied by a chronic, smoldering background of inflammation known as inflammaging. This backdrop of low-grade inflammation contributes significantly to mortality risk in...
March 11, 2020
A new mouse study has found that injecting healthy mitochondria from young mice into older mice improves learning and memory, skeletal muscle function, and immune system activity [1]. The Aging Mitochondria Mitochondria are incredibly important components of our cells, as they produce energy in the form of ATP, the "molecular unit of currency" of intracellular...
February 28, 2020
The February edition of Journal Club, hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik, took a look at a recent paper that explored using gamma stimulation, accomplished through visual and auditory stimuli, to treat Alzheimer's disease. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});
February 24, 2020
The Journal Club hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik, returns on 25th February at 13:00 EST and we are taking a look at a recent paper including researcher Li Huei Tsai who has been investigating the effect of light stimulus on the brain in the context of Alzheimer’s disease. Join us live on our Facebook channel...
February 13, 2020
On this informative episode of X10, Giuliano explains proteins and how they misfold, causing the hallmark of aging known as loss of proteostasis- which leads to Alzheimer's disease and other dangerous diseases.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});