A new study shows that different populations may have different gene variants, determining their telomere length. Something that is crucial to health and longevity.
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is characterized by the accumulation of Amyloid beta proteins in the brain, causing neurons to die. New studies focus on how this protein may actually be beneficial for the organism in regular concentrations and how to improve the health of AD patients by modulating inflammation.
A new study by Cancer Research UK, aims to determine the effects of aspirin in cancer patients. According to some studies, aspirin has the ability to reduce the risk of cancer. This study, focuses on cancer patients and whether aspirin can lower their chances of developing cancer again after treatment.
Diseases can be caused by various things. Those can be determined by research into patients, comparing them with healthy individuals and identifying what works and what doesn't. Such research is hard and expensive, but it is only the beginning in the drug discovery process.
A new study showed that Cannabidiol, can increase the survival rate of pancreatic cancer patients, making it three times longer.