Old and Healthy: Researchers Find Novel Genes for Longevity in Mammals
10.04.2018 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
The genetic basis of lifespan determination is poorly understood. Most research has been done on short-lived animals, and it is unclear if these insights can be transferred to long-lived mammals like humans. By comparing genes of...
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...
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