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Tag: Rapamycin

A long-eared, long-tailed mouse
May 04, 2021
Researchers have found that rapamycin supplementation attenuates but not reverses age-related hearing loss in mice, even if the treatment starts later in life [1]. Hear ye, aging is coming Gradual hearing loss might not be as physically harmful as cancer, Alzheimer’s or many other age-related pathologies, but even with the newest hearing aid technology, it...
Matt Kaeberlein interview
March 02, 2021
Almost three years ago, Dr. Matt Kaeberlein, a Professor of Pathology and an Adjunct Professor of both Genome Sciences and Oral Health Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle, outlined the nascent Dog Aging Project (DAP) for our readers in an extensive interview. Along with the intrinsic value of helping our beloved pets live...
January 27, 2021
Although rapamycin reliably extends lifespan in a range of organisms, new research shows that it does not achieve this via the same pathways as caloric restriction [1]. Understanding how the two processes differ and interact could help researchers eventually piece together the longevity puzzle. Caloric or dietary restriction (CR) is perhaps the most robust, effective...
Dr. Sajad Zalzala at Ending Age-Related Diseases 2020
December 22, 2020
In this presentation given at Ending Age-Related Diseases 2020, Dr. Sajad Zalzala of AgelessRx discusses PEARL, a human trial of rapamycin that uses the participation of ordinary people in order to get a large sample size without the expense of a traditional clinical trial. He discusses the use and effectiveness of rapamycin as an aging...
Rejuvenation Roundup October
November 02, 2020
Spooky season has come and gone, but the Grim Reaper is still chasing us down. Fortunately, we've learned quite a bit over the last month in finding ways to stop Death from getting a hold of us quite so soon. LEAF News Based in the United Kingdom, the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Longevity...
February 02, 2020
The January edition of Journal Club, hosted by Dr. Oliver Medvedik, took a look at the results of a recent human trial in which the drug rapamycin was used to treat skin aging with some promising results. HELP SPREAD THE WORD Please connect with us on social media, like and share our content, and help...