Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 18:33
American scientist Craig Venter, who raced the US government to map the human genome over 10-years ago, is now on a quest to treat age-related diseases.
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: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 23:04
Eating a meat-rich diet, which has been fried, barbecued or grilled, can trigger Alzheimer`s disease and accelerate ageing,claims a new study.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 14:36
A new study suggests that your diet can trigger genetic effects that cause you to age more rapidly, according to a recently completed study at the University of Southern California Davis.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 12:19
Scientist have identified for the first time a process by which older muscle stem cell populations can be rejuvenated to function like younger cells.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 12:18
Researchers have found that motor function declines in people as they get older because there are certain "set points" in the nervous system that are determined during development but can be reset with age.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 13:39
What one really needs is a diet full of antioxidants to ensure that one is not prone to diseases as antioxidants save your body from illnesses like ageing, heart disease, cancer etc.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 13:21
A new study has suggested that the accumulation of age-associated changes in a biochemical process that helps control genes may be responsible for some of the increased risk of cancer seen in older people.