Scientific fraud on the rise

If there is one worrisome fact about science in the here and now, it is this:…

Human adult neurogenenesis, yes or no?

While I was at school it was almost a dogma that you’d not get a neuron…

The smell of Alzheimer’s

Diagnosis is one of the trickiest steps in disease management for many diseases, ranging from some…

Alternatives to caloric restriction for increased lifespan

In a previous article we discussed the principles behind caloric restriction as a means towards increasing…

Caloric restriction in disease

In previous articles we introduced the potential of caloric restriction (CR), that is a reduction of…

A starker p-value

In science, for a phenomenon to be reliable, it needs to be validated by a certain…

A limit to life?

We have talked here several times about the possibility of extending the lifespan through several different…

Old kids

Unfortunately, I am not talking about big kids or men that behave themselves like children. Unfortunately,…

Intelligence: a mishmash of genetic ingredients

Like father like son. We have all heard it one time or another. The layman explanation…

A pinch of salt for CRISPR research

Unless you’ve been sitting in a cave for the last couple of years, you have probably…