Does a healthy lifestyle promote cognitive performance in old age? What new therapeutic approaches can be used to extend the health span in old age? What must the environment look like so that people can age healthy and satisfied? These are just a few examples of the pressing questions that society and politics are currently posing to science. The Leibniz Research Alliance Healthy Ageing wants to provide answers.
  1. Researchers Find Gene WT1 to Impact Women’s Fertility
    29.03.2017 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute

    It has been estimated that more than 80 million people in the world have an unfulfilled desire to have children. But for every 10th couple, the reasons therefor remain unclear. Now, researchers from the Leibniz Institute on Aging...

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  2. Diabetes Drug May Improve Bone Fat-induced Defects of Fracture Healing
    20.03.2017 · DIfE German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke

    A new study led by the German Institute of Human Nutrition (DIfE), a partner of the German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), shows that gliptins – well known from diabetes treatment – may oppose the detrimental effects of fat...

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  3. Men with Impaired Glucose Metabolism Should Avoid High-Carbohydrate Foods in the Evening
    09.03.2017 · DIfE German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke

    According to a nutrition study led by the German Institute of Human Nutrition (DIfE), a partner of the German Center for Diabetes Research, the so-called internal clock also influences how people with impaired glucose metabolism...

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