Longevity

August 2, 2017

 Life-extension therapy: Anthelmintic drug Ivermectin inhibits the expression of Ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1 (p70S6 Kinase) and extends mammalian life span, 2/August/2017, 11.18 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 1, 2017

 Life-extension therapy: Nimbolide, isolated from Neem tree (Azadirachta indica), inhibits the expression of Ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1 (p70S6 Kinase) and extends mammalian life span, 1/August/2017, 11.55 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 […]
July 22, 2017

Life-extension therapy: Prednisolone inhibits the expression of Ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1 (p70S6 Kinase) and extends mammalian life span, 23/July/2017, 12.30 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 […]
July 21, 2017

Natural product-derived Lifespan extension therapy: Artesunate, a derivative of artemisinin isolated from Artemesia Annua L, prolongs mammalian life span via down regulation of angiotensin II type I receptor (AT1R), 22/July/2017, 12.51 am

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 […]