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Aging Cells, Trusting in Science and the science behind the Seasons

#1 – The aging process can be manipulated 

Published Sept. 19 in journal Genes & Development, a report by the Division of Biological Sciences, University of California with the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, detailed how the manipulation of an enzyme could effect the aging process. 402 more words

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We may be one step closer to a cure for jet lag

No amount of pamperingpillow-fluffing, or photon-showering on airplanes has yet saved corporate jet-setters and global adventurists from the pain of jet lag. But  281 more words

Analysis of African plant reveals possible treatment for aging brain

Salk scientists find that a plant used for centuries by healers of São Tomé e Príncipe holds lessons for modern medicine

August 01, 2014

LA JOLLA—For hundreds of years, healers in São Tomé e Príncipe—an island off the western coast of Africa—have prescribed cata-manginga leaves and bark to their patients. 878 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs