A pinch of salt for CRISPR research

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

Long lived dieting monkeys

Dieting is a commonly used term in our society (especially if you’re a woman), even when…

Caloric restriction: key to aging delay?

It is simply not possible to be forever young. That is a fact that we are…

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…

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…

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…