Summary: UCSF scientists discover a protein in young blood that rejuvenates an aging brain. [This article was updated on March 26, 2018 and first appeared on LongevityFacts. Author: Brady Hartman. ] Scientists have long been searching for the rejuvenating factors in young blood and put it in pill form for widespread public use. A team of researchers led by Saul Villeda, Ph.D., an assistant professor… Continue reading "Brain rejuvenating protein found in young blood"
Summary: A recently announced parabiosis trial in humans – the practice of transfusing young blood to old – may have profound implications for treating the chronic diseases of old age, including metabolic changes, frailty, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and other forms of dementia. However, some geroscientists say that variations of the procedure could cause severe side effects. [This article first appeared on the website… Continue reading "Can the blood of teens rejuvenate our bodies? This new trial aims to find out."
Parabiosis is back in the spotlight. The latest news reports that scientists have discovered the previously hidden rejuvenating factors in young blood. [This article first appeared on the website LongevityFacts.com. Author: Brady Hartman. ] Young blood seems to have healing powers, but how can we get benefit from them without relying on donors? Newly published research shows that scientists may have found one of the… Continue reading "Can We Live To 120 On the Blood Of Teens? Does Parabiosis Work?"