Longevity

June 1, 2018

Unknown action of a known drug in learning/memory/cognitive-enhancement:Bromocriptine (trade name:Parlodel), used in the treatment of  pituitary tumors, Parkinson’s disease (PD), hyperprolactinaemia, infertility and others,  increases Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases 2 (TIMP2) levels, improves cognition, and decreases age-associated decline in memory and learning, via down regulation of its target genes, 1/June/2018, 8.54 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA;  Paul F. Glenn Center […]
May 22, 2018

A fibrous way to strengthen your heart and extend lifespan: β-glucan-based therapy for cardiomyopathy: β-glucan, found abundantly in oats and barley, may  suppress tumor suppressor INK4a/p16 expression, inhibit dilated cardiomyopathy and extend life span, via up regulation of its target gene, 23/May/2018, 12.37 pm

What we say: Dr L Boominathan PhD, Director-cum-chief Scientist of GBMD, reports that:  A fibrous way to strengthen your heart and extend lifespan: β-glucan-based therapy for cardiomyopathy: β-glucan, found […]
May 18, 2018

Glycolipid-based Lifespan extension therapy:  α-galactosylceramide (α-GalCer), a synthetic glycolipid, increases life span via up-regulation of its target gene BubR1, 18/May/2018, 1.29 pm

 What they say: Introduction:  A recent study from the Department of Genetics, Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for the Biological Mechanisms of Aging Harvard Medical School, Boston,USA; and […]
May 17, 2018

A sweet way to lengthen lifespan-too good to be true(!): Oligofructose-based therapy for life-span extension: Agavin (Oligofructose), a new natural sugar isolated from agavi, may  increase insulin sensitivity, slow down cardiac aging, and increase life span, via up-regulation of BubR1 and others genes, 17/May/2018, 6.20 pm

 What they say: Introduction:  A recent study from the Department of Genetics, Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for the Biological Mechanisms of Aging Harvard Medical School, Boston,USA; and […]