Genetics

Aging disease in children sheds light on normal aging

(Medical Xpress) -- Aging of individual cells in the body leads to aging of the whole person. New evidence for this comes from studies of very rare children born with a genetic mutation that wrinkles, ages and kills them ...

Oct 24, 2011
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Secrets of lung cancer drug resistance revealed

People with lung cancer who are treated with the drug Tarceva face a daunting uncertainty: although their tumors may initially shrink, it's not a question of whether their cancer will return—it's a question ...

Jul 02, 2012
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