News tagged with immortality
Newly identified mutations in a gene that makes cells immortal appear to play a pivotal role in three of the most common types of brain tumors, as well as cancers of the liver, tongue and urinary tract, according to research ...
Cancer Mar 18, 2013 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
A controversy at last: most of our DNA is junk, no it isn't, yes it is. Actually, I think it is – up to 90% really is junk.
Genetics Mar 15, 2013 | 4.5 / 5 (4) | 1
Chronic or acute, liver failure can be deadly. Toxins take over, the skin turns yellow and higher brain function slows.
Medical research Feb 27, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Why do we get older? When do we die and why? Is there a life without ageing? For centuries, science has been fascinated by these questions. Now researchers from Kiel (Germany) have examined why the polyp ...
Medical research Nov 13, 2012 | 4.4 / 5 (7) | 1
Robert Ettinger, founder of a movement that advocates storing bodies at ultra-low temperatures after death until new technology allows them to be revived, has died and his body frozen at the institute he founded, his family ...
Other Jul 25, 2011 | not rated yet | 0