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...
Molecular Chaperones Shown to Assist in the Fight against Huntington Disease
12.12.2017 · FMP Leibniz-Forschungsinstitut für Molekulare Pharmakologie
Huntington’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease. It is always fatal. The disease is caused by a defect in the Huntingtin gene. To this day, no therapy will put a stop to the insidious disintegration of brain cells....
Tracking the effects of air pollution on the brain
14.09.2017 · IUF Leibniz Institute for Environmental Medicine
Researchers from the IUF – Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine in Düsseldorf (Germany) showed in collaboration with the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) in Bilthoven (The...
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