Latest News

Hypothalamus: Brain region may hold key to aging

While the search continues for the Fountain of Youth, researchers may have found the body's "fountain of aging": the brain region known as the hypothalamus. For the first time, scientists report that the hypothalamus of mice controls aging throughout the body. Their discovery of a specific age-related signaling pathway opens up new strategies for combating diseases of old age and extending lifespan.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • A football helmet design that listens to physics

  • 'Pushback' against constant connectivity also reflected in images

  • Does shopping helps you feel better after a setback?

  • The significance of non-motor microtubule-associated protein in maintaining synaptic plasticity thorough a novel mechanism

  • Parental preference for boys damages girls? self-esteem and happiness

  • Scientists discover molecular link between psychiatric disorders and type 2 diabetes

  • Head injury patients develop brain clumps associated with Alzheimer?s disease

  • Neurobiological changes explain how mindfulness meditation improves health

  • Athlete passion linked to acceptance of performance enhancing drugs

  • Mesh-like scaffold is disordered in Alzheimer's-affected cells

  •