Reprogramming aging

Reprogramming is considered to be the potential medical miracle of the century, it should in principle…

Go Purple for Alzheimer’s!

If I were to ask you about Alzheimer’s, what would you say? You’d probably nod on…

What can mad cow disease teach us about Alzheimer’s

If you’re old enough, you might remember hearing about the mad cow disease crisis in Europe…

An out of phase clock’s relationship to aging

Everytime we travel across the Atlantic we realise the existence of our internal clock, mainly because…

Fasting against diabetes

Diabetes is a disease typically associated with old age, especially when speaking of type 2, characterized…

What worms can teach us from aging. An interview with Olivia Casanueva

Olivia Casanueva is a successful woman in science. Not long ago she got an ERC Grant…

The importance of recycling…at the cellular level

Once again, the scientific world has been stirred by the release of the name of this…

ipSCs: the regenerative medicine of the future

A promising therapy to combat the biological effects of aging comes from the use of stem…

Enter new section: Aging

These days I start a new section on the blog. More than a year and a…

Blood is certainly NOT the eternal youth elixir

We live in a society permanently obsesed with the idea of youth. Therefore, it is not…