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Mechanisms of Aging

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Posted on May 30, 2017, 6 a.m. in Immune System Aging Mechanisms of Aging
New Insights into Why the Immune System Deteriorates with Age

Using single-cell sequencing, researchers have shed light on a long-standing debate regarding why the immune system weakens with age.

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Posted on April 13, 2017, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Aging Stress
Biological Clock of Aging Impacted by Pregnancy Stress

Large-scale study reveals how the telomere length of newborns are affected by external factors.

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Posted on April 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Anti-Aging Research Science
Age-Related Disease Protection with Longer Telomeres

Researchers link telomere length to risk of or resistance to age-related genetic conditions.

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Posted on Feb. 7, 2017, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Longevity
Secrets of Aging Unlocked by Yeast

Yeast is not simply a fungus, it can also provide information about growing older.

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Activity Slows Cellular Aging

For the first time, a study has explored the link between sedentary time, exercise, and telomeres.

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Posted on Nov. 8, 2016, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Cancer Inflammation
Key Mechanisms of Cancer, Aging and Inflammation Revealed

Researchers have discovered new information about the biology of telomeres and the role they play in age-related diseases.

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Hormone That Reverses Cell Aging in Humans Identified

Danazol, a synthetic male hormone, reverses cell aging, potentially leading to new treatments to counter diseases caused by cell deterioration.

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Posted on June 7, 2016, 6 a.m. in Anti-Aging Research Science Mechanisms of Aging
Insights into Longevity-Extending Protein

Neuropeptide Y molecule may be common link between dietary restriction and longevity in mammals, in a lab animal model.

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Posted on May 30, 2016, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Immune System
Insights on Oxidative Stress

Mechanism of aging also plays role in weakening the immune system.

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Aging Alters the Immune Response

Dietary antioxidants may help to protect the thymus.

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