- Researchers Correct Age-Related Decline In Liver Function
As people age, their cells become less efficient at getting rid of damaged protein, resulting in a buildup of toxic material that is especially pronounced in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease, and other neurodegenerative disorders. Scientists at t ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 10 2008 - 12:41pm
- Senetek PLC Reports Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
NAPA, California, August 14 /PRNewswire/--- Cash on Hand Totals US$17.8 million at June 30- Investor Conference Call Scheduled for September 5 Senetek PLC (OTC Bulletin Board: SNKTY), a Life Sciences company engaged in the development of technologies that ...
Article - Anna Ohlden - Aug 14 2008 - 3:30pm
- England's NHS Failing To Provide Basic Care, Shows Survey
The NHS and private healthcare are not providing good enough basic care to a large portion of the population in England, especially older and frailer people, according to a study published on bmj.com today. Overall, only 62% of the care recommended for old ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 15 2008 - 12:07am
- Eye Switching Mechanism Plays Key Role In Setting Biological Clock
Biological clocks are the body's complex network of internal oscillators that regulate daily activity/rest cycles and other important aspects of physiology, including body temperature, heart rate and food intake. Besides sleep disorders, research in t ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 17 2008 - 10:57am
- Anti-psychotic Medications Linked To Elderly Deaths
Elderly patients who are prescribed a conventional, or first-generation, antipsychotic medication are at an increased risk of death from cardiovascular or respiratory diseases as compared to those who take an atypical, or second-generation, antipsychotic m ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 24 2008 - 8:30am
- TriPollar(TM) Technology Makes First Move Into Home Beauty Market
TEL AVIV, Israel, August 27 /PRNewswire/--- STOP(TM) Clinical Skin Renewal Device Starts a Home Skin Care Revolution TEL AVIV, Israel, August 27 /PRNewswire/-- The creators of TriPollar(TM) technology are launching into the home beauty market with an inno ...
Article - Anna Ohlden - Aug 27 2008 - 10:33am
- Is Allele 334 An 'Infidelity' Gene For Men?
Variation in the gene for one of the receptors for the hormone vasopressin appears to be associated with how human males bond with their partners, according to an international team of researchers. The researchers found that the "334" allele of a ...
Article - News Staff - Sep 3 2008 - 1:13pm
- Senetek Launches Pyratine-6(TM)
NAPA, California, September 4 /PRNewswire/--- Revolutionary Cytokinin-Based Skincare Is The Next Generation of Skin Rejuvenation Science Senetek PLC (OTC Bulletin Board: SNKTY), a life sciences company engaged in the development of technologies that targe ...
Article - Anna Ohlden - Sep 4 2008 - 8:33am
- Francis Collins Honored With Inamori Foundation's Inaugural Prize For Ethics
Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., a physician-geneticist and leader of the Human Genome Project, has been awarded with the new Inamori Ethics Prize from the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University. ...
Article - News Staff - Sep 5 2008 - 5:27pm
- A Quick Review of Experimental Support for the Two Central Theories of Aging
Death is one of the few fundamental inevitabilities of human existence. This event is both fear-invoking and inspiring. This understanding, it seems, shares a shadowy symbiotic relationship with our daily lives. The inevitable outcome of death generates t ...
Blog Post - Micah Mangione - Oct 22 2008 - 10:58pm