Cognitive impairment in the elderly – What is the role of air pollution and lung function?
19.03.2018 · IUF Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine
A study from scientists at IUF – Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine in Düsseldorf, Germany, published in the European Respiratory Journal, indicates that poor lung function is not only a risk factor for...
Additional 5 Million Euro Funding for Aging Research in Jena, Germany
09.03.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
The Leibniz Institute on Aging (FLI) in Jena, Germany, was approved 5 million EUR additional funding by the German Joint Science Conference (Gemeinsame Wissenschaftskonferenz, GWK), which thus implemented a proposal by the Senate...
Cancer or degenerative diseases?
31.01.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging
Above the age of 50, the most likely causes of death are cancer and degenerative diseases such as heart failure, dementia or diabetes. Since life expectancy has been considerably growing over the last 150 years, the frequency of...
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