Longevity

March 10, 2018

Lifespan extension therapy: Trehalose, a natural sweetener found in mushrooms among others, may increase life span via up-regulation of its target gene BubR1, 10/March/2018, 6.26 am

 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 […]
March 10, 2018

Lifespan extension therapy: Atrasentan, an experimental drug for anticancer treatment,may increase life span via up-regulation of its target gene BubR1, 10/March/2018, 6.04 am

 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 […]
March 4, 2018

Polyamine-based Lifespan extension therapy: Spermidine prolongs mammalian life span via down regulation of angiotensin II type I receptor (AT1R), 4/March/2018, 12.17 pm

Significance of the study: It has been shown earlier that antagonizing angiotensin II type I receptor (AT1R) expression may prolong mammalian life span. Further, it has been shown […]
March 4, 2018

 Non-absorbable sugar based Lifespan extension therapy:  Lactulose (brand names: Cholac, Generlac, Consulose, Duphalac, others), a non-absorbable sugar aids in the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy,  increases life span via up-regulation of its target gene BubR1, 4/March/2018, 11.27 am

 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 […]