Long-term use of low-dose aspirin at 75 mg daily or more is
associated with remarkable decreases in the incidence of a number of different
Meta-analyses have found reductions in canc...
The scientist Mikhail Blagosklonny is
best-known for his advocacy of the "quasi-program" theory of aging.
What this means is that aging is the continuation of the development program;
Autophagy is central to health, and a decline
in autophagy from the youthful, healthy state correlates with disease and
aging. Among the diseases in which a decline in autophagy is prom...
Autophagy, literally “self-eating”, is the regulated process of cellular self-cleaning in which poorly functioning organelles, such as mitochondria, and misfolded proteins, are targeted for destruc...
AMPK is a highly evolutionarily conserved energy sensor. By evolutionarily conserved is meant that essentially all living organisms, including of course humans, have it. Increased AMPK activation i...
If the response
to calorie restriction (CR) is purposeful, the purpose being to postpone aging
in the face of diminished resources, this has implications for theories as to
the causes of aging. ...