aging

Age-related memory decline reversed with magnetic pulses to the brain

Posted in Medicine on 19th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

"Older people's memory got better up to the level that we could no longer tell them apart from younger people," says Voss. "They got substantially better."

Can Artificial Intelligence Unlock the Mysteries of Tissue Regeneration?

Posted in Software on 7th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

Collaboration between experienced biology companies and good AI firms will make potential breakthroughs possible.

Daily Leafy Greens May Slow Cognitive Decline

Posted in Medicine on 24th Dec, 2017
by Alex Muller

One serving of leafy greens a day may slow brain aging by 11 years.

Towards the Transformation of Scar Tissue to Muscle in the Aged Heart

Posted in Medicine on 28th Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

The ability to transform one cell type directly into another has been demonstrated for many combinations of types in the laboratory.

Glia, not neurons, are most affected by brain aging

Posted in Science on 12th Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

The difference between an old brain and a young brain isn't so much the number of neurons but the presence and function of supporting cells called glia.