Longevity

August 9, 2017

Life-extension therapy: Auranofin, a drug used in the treatment of  Rheumatoid arthritis,  inhibits the expression of Ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1 (p70S6 Kinase) and extends mammalian life span, 9/August/2017, 11.29 pm

What they say: A study from the Institute of Healthy Ageing, Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University College London, London WC1E 6JJ, UK shows that “Ribosomal […]
August 8, 2017

Natural product-based Anti-ageing and Life extension therapy: Dihydroartemisinin, isolated from Artemisia Annua,  increases CHIP levels, increases monoubiquitylation of insulin receptor (INSR), decreases INSR protein levels and enhances lifespan via down regulation of its target gene, 9/August/2017, 12.53  am

Introduction: What they say A study from Institute for Cell Biology, University of Bonn, Ulrich-Haberland Str.  Bonn, Germany; and Institute for Genetics and CECAD Research Center, […]
August 8, 2017

Natural product-derived Life-extension therapy: β-Caryophyllene, isolated from Guava, oregano, cinnamon, clove, and black pepper, inhibits the expression of Ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1 (p70S6 Kinase) and extends mammalian life span, 9/August/2017, 12.51 am

What they say?  A study from the Institute of Healthy Ageing, Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University College London, London WC1E 6JJ, UK shows that “Ribosomal protein S6 […]
August 8, 2017

 Lifespan extension therapy: Avermectin, the parent of anti-parasitic drug Ivermecitin, activates autophagy and extends lifespan via up regulation of ATG5, 9/August/2017, 12.46 am

Introduction: What they say A study from the Global Research Laboratory, Seoul National University, Korea shows that “Overexpression of Atg5 in mice activates autophagy and extends lifespan.” This study was […]