Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 17:27
In a breakthrough, scientists found that activating a protein called Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) extends lifespan and delays the onset of age-related diseases in mice.
Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 13:19
The ageing process is like the married couple next door -- when young, they communicate well, but over many years the communication breaks down.
Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 11:51
A new study from MIT has shown that a gene called SIRT1, previously shown to protect against diseases of aging, plays a key role in controlling human circadian rhythms.
Last Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013, 21:05
Drugs that could help people to live to 150 by slowing the ageing process may soon be available on drugstores.