Anti-ageing hormone 'Klotho' could prevent kidney disease in diabetics

Anti-ageing hormone 'Klotho' could prevent kidney disease in diabetics

The new research suggests Klotho may play a significant role in the development of kidney disease, which is often prevalent in patients with diabetes.

Feb 13, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

Stressed, depressed women live shorter

Providing a new possible link between the mind and body, a study says women under chronic stress have significantly lower levels of klotho, a hormone that regulates aging and enhances cognition.

Jun 17, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Longevity protein protects memory in Alzheimer's

A life-extending protein may protect against learning and memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease, scientists say.

Feb 14, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

Protein klotho can protect against Alzheimer's symptoms

 A new research has revealed that a protein linked to longevity and enhanced cognition can protect against Alzheimer's symptoms.

Feb 11, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

This gene makes you smart

In what could open up new therapeutic avenues for the prevention of Alzheimer`s disease and other forms of dementia, scientists have now identified a gene that could play a role in making some people smarter than others.

May 11, 2014, 13:50 PM IST