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Melatonin and exercise work against Alzheimer’s in mice

05 OCT 2012
Different anti-aging treatments work together and add years of life

The combination of two neuroprotective therapies, voluntary physical exercise, and the daily intake of melatonin has been shown to have a synergistic effect against brain deterioration in rodents with three different mutations of Alzheimer’s disease. 751 more words

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Designing a Sustainable Future through School Community Collaboration

Final Conference of the Comenius Lifelong Learning Network CoDeS

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, May 21-23rd, 2014

About the conference
Communities are at risk in many parts of our world as a consequence of globalization. 541 more words


High efficiency windows and no need for curtains

The glass is the brainchild of scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) in California and the Autonomous University of Barcelona. It’s made of niobate, a compound composed of the element niobium and oxygen. 172 more words


PhD Studentship on Water Freezing at Nanoscale in Spain, 2013

The Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology Nanociencia which is jointly funded by Catalan Government, the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) and the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) is inviting applications for one PhD studentship. 14 more words

UAB researchers cure type 1 diabetes in dogs

Contact: Octavi López Coronado octavi.lopez@uab.cat 34935813301 Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Introducing a ‘glucose sensor’ by gene therapy eliminates the symptoms of the disease

Researchers from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), led by Fàtima Bosch, have shown for the first time that it is possible to cure diabetes in large animals with a single session of gene therapy. 769 more words

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