Genes lacking a particular structure known as CpG islands tend to go haywire in older cells, a study finds, potentially contributing to key facets of aging. But it’s not yet clear if the relationship is causal.
Research by Sam Beck, Ph.D., finds age-related gene misregulation could create an inflammatory milieu that contributes to Alzheimer's disease risk
Research by Aric N. Rogers, Ph.D., identifies muscle as a privileged tissue under conditions of nutrient scarcity
Research by James Godwin, Ph.D., identifies key elements of regenerative success