A mutation could protect from familiar Alzheimer’s cognitive decline

A reported case study in a colombian woman, member of a family carriers of a mutation…

Gene modification drives 500% life extension in worms

Believe it to not, little worms (C.elegans) are an useful tool for researchers studying aging. Specially,…

A protein family linked to health benefits of exercise

We all know exercise is important to be healthy, every doctor in the world would tell…

A bacteria behind celiac disease?

I am sure you know people who have decided to go gluten free because they want…

Foetus without egg and sperm?

I know it seems like an absurd question to start with: can a foetus without egg…

A biomarker in hair could help diagnose schizophrenia

One of the hardest things when dealing with psychiatric illness is to come up with a…

Female fertility limited by chromosome errors

That female fertility is not stable during a woman’s lifetime is nothing new, but now a…

A new progenitor cell has potential for liver regeneration.

Good news everyone! A newly discovered type of hepatic cell might hold the key to repair…

CRISPR gene therapy against AIDS

After the big scandal of the CRISPR babies at the end of 2018, some might have…

25 genes to make humans long lived primates

Recent research by a collaborative research network including researchers in Spain and the UK has found…