TRIBE WITH NO WESTERN DIETARY INFLUENCES HAD NO INCREASE IN BLOOD PRESSURE WITH ADVANCING AGE, WHILE NEIGHBORING TRIBE WITH MODEST EXPOSURE TO WESTERN DIET, INCLUDING PROCESSED FOODS, DID HAVE AN INCREASE
With age, our tissues lose their function and capacity to regenerate after being damaged. A study published in Cell by scientists at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) and the Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico of the Centre for Genomic Regulation(CNAG-CRG) explains how dermal fibroblasts age.
New, affordable mobile device could aid people in developing countries
Researchers from the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, have discovered that neurons located in the vision centers of the brains of blind rats functioned normally following fetal retina cell transplants, indicating the successful restoration of vision.
Cedars-Sinai Discovery May Aid Doctors in Diagnosing At-risk Patients Before Symptoms Appear
Three patients with chronic paraplegia were able to walk over ground thanks to precise electrical stimulation of their spinal cords via a wireless implant.