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Old lady from Zacatecas, Mexico

Younger Looking Skin

Meera - Whilst ageing is both a physical and psychological process, when ... companies promise, it's possible to reverse the effects of ageing... Patrick - The skin is the largest organ in our ... purely targeting people that are wanting to reverse their ageing? Patrick - We had about 25 years ago a big ...

Old lady from Zacatecas, Mexico

Younger-looking Skin

Meera - Whilst ageing is both a physical and psychological process, when ... companies promise, it's possible to reverse the effects of ageing. Patrick - The skin is the largest organ in our body. ... purely targeting people that are wanting to reverse their ageing? Patrick - We had about 25 years ago a big ...

Anti-senescence drug reverses ageing in old mice

Drug reverses ageing in mice

A drug that reverses the ageing process and makes balding mice hairy again, restores ... and other factors that actually accelerate the ageing process. Removing them is known to lead to ... before also injecting it into mice with an accelerated ageing syndrome as well as naturally aged animals. In the ...

The regenerative abilities of the flatworm Macrostomum lignano serve as a model for how humans might regenerate tissues.

Worms may hold the secret to longer life

... researchers have a secret weapon in the battle with the ageing process – the humble worm. Flatworms have the ... creatures as a rich source of potential clues about the ageing process and how we too might regenerate tissues. In a ... in the tidal sands of the Adriatic Sea, to investigate ageing mechanisms. Previous research observed that the ...

C. elegans

Microbes Extend Healthy Lifespan

Chemicals released by gut microbes slow down the ageing process in worms, flies and even mice, scientists ... in gene expression that are normally associated with ageing, producing a gene profile in an elderly worm much more ... to simply extending how long we live." indoles_flies_ageing.gif Credit:  Daniel Kalman, Emory University ...

Old man hands

Brain activity staves off dementia

... to get meaningful results. The Irish longitudinal study on ageing has been following over 8000 people over the age of ... Robertson is interested in how society’s stereotypes of ageing can impact people’s experience of ageing and how this can lead to, or prevent dementia. ...

Old woman

Anti-ageing treatment… for mice

... wanting to turn back the clock and erase the signs of ageing. Researchers at Erasmus University Medical Center in ... to arrive. The scientists saw fur growing back in balding, ageing mice after just 10 days of treatment, with fitness ... So it’s still likely to be some time before an anti-ageing drug becomes a reality. Researchers find a molecule ...

The effects of old age on the human face. Portrait of Elisabetha Drum of Kittsee, Austria. Created by Michael Ströck

Young at Heart - Healthy Ageing

... how to live longer and look younger with the science of ageing! We discover how repairing damage to DNA could prevent ... how to live longer and look younger with the science of ageing! We discover how repairing damage to DNA could prevent ... stretchy science of rubber bands! Young at Heart - Healthy Ageing ...

Impending Ovulation This is an ovary shortly before an egg is released. The stigma can clearly be seen.

Why female fertility falls with age

... likely to have problems." Instead Duncan thinks that the ageing ovary, where eggs are matured in structures called ... that can be used to slow down the process of ovarian ageing, which may help individuals choosing to defer ... the blood, we can use them to indicate the rate of ovarian ageing, and give information to a woman about her prospects ...

Fundus photograph-normal retina

Red light restores vision in aged eyes

... as we get older, our vision to deteriorate. And with an ageing population, this will become more and more of a ... into your eyes could help reduce or even reverse this ageing process. It turns out that the red wavelength helps to ...

Elderly man holding a watch

Dodging Death: Growing Old in Good Health

... different biological approaches to understanding healthy ageing, discover a protein that may prevents age-related ... different biological approaches to understanding healthy ageing, discover a protein that may prevents age-related ...

energy recycling stairs

Stairs that give you a leg up!

... walking up and down the stairs, either because they're ageing or even have a temporary injury such as knee surgery. ...