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Gerontology is the study of the social, psychological and biological aspects of aging.
Genetic variations in key mitochondrial enzyme associated with age-related mobility changes

Genetic variations in key mitochondrial enzyme associated with age-related mobility changes

Newborn cells in patients with epilepsy, likely to provide a potential treatment

Newborn cells in patients with epilepsy, likely to provide a potential treatment

Lifelong exercise may help counteract the deterioration of fat tissue function with age

Lifelong exercise may help counteract the deterioration of fat tissue function with age

Researchers identify toxic senescent cells in the brain as potential target for Alzheimer’s treatment

Researchers identify toxic senescent cells in the brain as potential target for Alzheimer’s treatment

Green tea catechins extend the lifespan of C. elegans

Green tea catechins extend the lifespan of C. elegans

Using a new genetic technology to decipher intratumoral heterogeneity

Using a new genetic technology to decipher intratumoral heterogeneity

Study shows that neural stem cells age quickly

Study shows that neural stem cells age quickly

Food choice may accelerate aging and shorten lifespan of fruit flies

Food choice may accelerate aging and shorten lifespan of fruit flies

New discovery helps explain how COVID-19 suppresses the body’s immune response

New discovery helps explain how COVID-19 suppresses the body’s immune response

Researchers identify promising treatments for late-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers identify promising treatments for late-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Exercise induces changes in sweat biomolecule levels, shows study

Exercise induces changes in sweat biomolecule levels, shows study

Fasting-mimicking diet combined with hormone therapy has potential to treat breast cancer

Fasting-mimicking diet combined with hormone therapy has potential to treat breast cancer

USC scientists may have found a path to extend human life

USC scientists may have found a path to extend human life

Gene linked to dementia increases the risk of developing severe COVID-19

Gene linked to dementia increases the risk of developing severe COVID-19

A Combo Of Fasting Plus Vitamin C Is Effective For Hard-To-Treat Cancers

A Combo Of Fasting Plus Vitamin C Is Effective For Hard-To-Treat Cancers