“The whole project aims at finding new ways to address the problems of aging and, in the long term, to slow down or treat the onset of age-related diseases such as neurological diseases and dementia,” explains Martin Ott, professor at Stockholm University.
In times when the general life expectancy increases, society is facing a growing challenge to provide an aging population with welfare and healthcare. It is therefore an urgent task to unravel the basic principles of biological aging, whose details are found at the cellular level.
Organelles are the cell’s equivalent to the body’s organs, each fulfilling a specific function. Previous research has shown that in agin…
Geriatrics and Aging – Healthcanal.com