longevity

DNA Methylation Regulates Longevity In Humans

A genome wide association study has uncovered differentially methylated regions linked to longevity and the suppression of age-related diseases.

The Key To Worm Longevity & Fertility

The daf-31 gene seems to be able to both extend the lifespan and enhance the fertility of nematode worms.

Myth That Overweight People Live Longer

Researchers in Australia have busted the myth that overweight people live longer than people with a lower body mass index (BMI).

Cold Air And Wasabi Linked To Longer Lifespan In Worms, Study

Cool temperatures and the spicy condiment wasabi activate a protein that increases the lifespans of nematode worms, according to a new study.