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When the Evil Assumes Power: On the Dominance of Stem Cell Mutations in Age

15/06/2015 FLI Leibniz Institute for Age Research

Aging is characterized by a decrease in regenerative capacity and organ maintenance as well as an increasing risk of cancer which coincide with mutations in stem and progenitor cells. In a working... more info

A new active substance inhibits the migration of cancer cells

27/05/2015 FMP Leibniz-Institut für Pharmakologie

PNAS Scientists from Berlin have invented a whole new class of active substances: the "proteomimetics" mimic certain structural motifs of large protein... more info

Individuals in need of long-term care are heavily dependent on public transfer payments

14/04/2015 DIW Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung

So-called “care households”—that is, households in which a person over the age of 60 and in need of long-term care resides—have similar household incomes to “non-care households,” in which no... more info

New resource for aging research: Genome of turquoise killifish publicly available as clone library

02/03/2015 FLI Leibniz Institute for Age Research - Fritz Lipmann Institute

The turquoise killifish (N. furzeri) has a lifespan between 3 and 10 months and is the shortest-lived vertebrate species that can be bred in captivity. Over... more info

New Leibniz ScienceCampus to boost age research in Jena

02/12/2014 LRA Healthy Ageing

Interdisciplinary project “Regenerative Aging” wins... more info

Leibniz-Gemeinschaft stärkt interdisziplinäre Alternsforschung

24/06/2014 Leibniz-Forschungsverbund Healthy Ageing

Beeinflusst ein gesunder Lebensstil im Alter auch unsere kognitive Leistungsfähigkeit? Wie wirkt sich eine ausgewogene Ernährung auf die Gesundheitskosten bei Senioren aus? Ist der Alternsprozess... more info

Alternsforschung gewinnt im Wissenschafts-Wettbewerb der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft

03/12/2013 LFV Gesundes Altern

Auf der Jahrestagung der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft letzte Woche in Berlin erhielt ein Netzwerk aus vier Instituten des Leibniz-Forschungsverbundes "Healthy Ageing" im Wettbewerb um die besten... more info

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