Skin cells may help to repair nerve damage in Multiple Sclerosis

IAS News 27 February 2018 | 0 Comments

This form of personalized treatment for MS may be one step closer, due to new research that presents how a person’s own skin cells could be used to repair nerve damage that is caused by the condition. Scientists at the University of Cambridge in the UK led the study. They took skin cells from adult…
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Stem cells zapped with radiation can protect mice from cancer

IAS News 16 February 2018 | 0 Comments

Joseph Wu and his team at Stanford University have discovered that a mouse’s immune system can be primed to identify and target Cancer cells by vaccinating them beforehand with stem cells. This method was motivated by evidence that cancers grow much like embryos, re-awakening genes crucial for fast growth during pregnancy that had been switched…
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Could your genes cause mental health problems?

IAS News 9 February 2018 | 0 Comments

Schizophrenia, autism and bipolar disorder all seem to have similar effects on the brain. Researchers have analysed post-mortem brains of hundreds of people with schizophrenia, bipolar, autism and alcoholism as well as healthy controls, to learn how gene expression develops within diseased brains. David Amaral, the director of research at the Neurodevelopment Disorders institute at…
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Long-term Metformin in PCOS benefits women of all weights

IAS News 29 January 2018 | 0 Comments

New findings present that Metformin improves the menstrual cycle and reduces body mass index, testosterone and luteinizing hormone within 6 months of trails in women who are diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who are a normal weight and are overweight. This particular study investigates into the long-term effects of Metformin, which was taken daily…
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Researchers develop a technique to regenerate the mouse thymus

IAS News 23 January 2018 | 0 Comments

The thymus gland is an organ in the lymphatic system serves a vital role within the immune system. In a study published by Science immunology, researchers found a growth protein called BMP4, that is created by the endothelial cells within the inner wall of the thymus and is critical for it’s repair in mice. Scientists…
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Can Young Stem Cells Make Older People Stronger?

IAS News 12 December 2017 | 0 Comments

Is it possible to age without growing fragile? One corporation believe that with the correct treatment the answer to this question could be yes. Clinical trials were published in October in the Journals of Gerontology, the company developing the therapy report that a solo infusion of mesenchymal stem cells from younger donors has no evident…
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Researchers Discover Inhibiting enzyme common to all mammals shows anti-aging potential

IAS News 5 December 2017 | 0 Comments

Researchers have discovered something new in the mission to extend the lifespan of mammals. Inhibiting a common enzyme found in all mammals, humans included, has been shown to prolong the lifecycle of creatures such as flies and worms. This suggests it could be a promising new mechanism for anti-aging therapies. RNA Polymerase III (Pol III)…
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The True Price of Eternal Youth

IAS News 24 September 2013 | 0 Comments

A recent article questioned exactly how much eternal youth may cost someone. The article in the Huffington Post put the price of eternal youth at almost $63,000, which is how much you would have to have pay in order to have your currently healthy cells frozen and kept for use later in life when the…
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3rd International Congress on antiaging and aesthetic medicine and surgery

IAS News 12 April 2012 | 0 Comments

Next week we will be attending and exhibiting at the ‘3rd International Congress on antiaging and aesthetic medicine and surgery’ in Geneva Switzerland. The line up includes many of the most famous physicians and researchers in preventative medicine from all over the world so it is well worth a visit. For more information check out…
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New anti-aging infographic now available

IAS News 10 February 2012 | 23 Comments

Check out our new infographic all about aging, the aging population and the simple steps you can take to guard against the common problems it casuses.

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