Pizza, burgers and the like: A single high-fat meal can damage the metabolism and prepare the path to fatty liver disease and diabetes
03.03.2017 · DDZ Deutsches Diabetes-Zentrum
In the current issue of the “Journal of Clinical Investigation”, DZD researchers working at the German Diabetes Center, in conjunction with the Helmholtz Center in Munich and colleagues from Portugal, published a scientific...
New Mechanisms of Gene Inactivation may prevent Aging and Cancer
03.03.2017 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging
Every cell in our body contains the complete DNA library. So-called methyl groups regulate that in body tissues only the genetic information is expressed that is indeed needed in this tissue. Now, for the first time, researchers...
Combating Iron in the Brain: Researchers Find Anti-Aging Micromolecule
14.02.2017 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging
During aging as well as during Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease, iron accumulates in the human brain. Now, researchers from German Leibniz Institute on Aging (FLI) in Jena and Italian Scuola Normale Superiore (SNS) in Pisa...
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