Jan 10, 2014 by Sci-News.com

A new study published in the open-access journal PLoS ONE has found that great white sharks live significantly longer than previously though. The great...

Sep 6, 2013 by Sci-News.com

An international team of researchers reporting in the journal Current Biology has found evidence that ageing works through a special set of genes that...

Jul 26, 2013 by Sci-News.com

Rapamycin – an immunosuppressant drug reported to extend the lives of mice by up to 14 per cent – has limited anti-aging effects, according...

Jun 22, 2013 by Enrico de Lazaro

The herbal extract of a yellow-flowered perennial plant known as Golden Root has been shown in a study reported in the journal PLoS ONE to extend the lifespan...

Mar 16, 2013 by Sci-News.com

A new research published in the March 8 issue of the journal Science finally proves that a single anti-ageing enzyme in the body can be targeted, with...

Feb 8, 2013 by Sergio Prostak

By comparing DNA of children to that of elderly people, a multinational team of geneticists has identified rare gene variants that influence human lifespan. An...

Jan 31, 2013 by Sergio Prostak

A gaseous compound called hydrogen sulfide may play a wide-ranging role in staving off aging, according to a team of scientists from University of South...

Jan 9, 2013 by Sergio Prostak

According to scientists at the University of California in Irvine, a variant of the dopamine-receptor gene may be associated with longevity. Their findings,...

Nov 6, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

According to a new study led by Dr Diana van Heemst of the Leiden University Medical Center, the Netherlands, low levels of vitamin D may be associated...