Astroglia: key player in neurodegeneration

While everyone has heard about neurons, the information transmitting cells in the nervous system, astroglia is…

Intelligence: a mishmash of genetic ingredients

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

Probacteria against aging

It is quite probable that you’ve heard from the benefits of yoghurt and other probacteria containing…

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…

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…