A drug usually used for the treatment of multiple sclerosis appears to increase the activity of Nrf2, a protein that protects the body from oxidative stress and inflammation associated with Parkinson's disease.
A new study reports boosting the transport of mitochondria along axons enhances the ability for mouse nerve cells to replace themselves following injury.
Researchers have identified a series of genes that could modulate the effect of mood and the response to stress on lifespan.
Findings could help to find treatments for fight obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, researchers report.
According to a new study, protein PITRM1 may be involved in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers have discovered six proteins that could help us to better understand how we age and could also potentially unlock new insights into a range of aging related diseases.
Researchers discover an emergency 'energy generator' that can power synapses during points of energy stress.
Researchers have successfully designed mitochondria-specific ceria nanoparticles which appear to be capable of suppressing neuronal death associated with Alzheimer's disease.
A new study reports the a majority of Swiss students questioned were against the use of cognitive enhancement drugs.