Aging-Related Diseases Might Be Better Understood Via Roundworm Research
Jul 20, 2016 07:00 am | Ines Martins, PhD
Using roundworms to screen chemicals that increase lifespan may improve knowledge on diseases related to aging such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, or cancer, according to initial findings recently revealed at the The Allied Genetics Conference in Orlando, Florida. In a new consortium called the Caenorhabditis Intervention Testing Program (CITP), funded by the National Institute on Aging, researchers at the Buck Institute, […]
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