Less is more? Gene switch for healthy aging found
28.05.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
Aging is associated with an increase in frailty and age related-diseases. A calorie-restricted diet is known to alleviate these age-related conditions. Researchers from the European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing...
Surviving in starvation - New mechanism for cell preservation discovered
15.05.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
Scientists from the Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) in cooperation with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, discovered a new mechanism that is important for...
Back to sleep: How SETD1A takes blood stem cells to rest
08.05.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
In old age, humans increasingly suffer from infections. In such a case, blood stem cells that are usually inactive are activated in order to produce as many blood and immune cells as needed to fight the infection. However, every...
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