Altering RNA helicases in roundworms doubles their lifespan: similar technique could be used on human cells, experts say

21 julio 2015

The things we do to extend our lives — quitting smoking, cutting back on carbs, taking up jogging — all have some impact on our longevity, if only just a little. But no matter how hard we work towards chasing the dream of forever staying fit and youthful, our efforts all end the same way and we must come to terms with the fact that we are mortal beings living on a finite timeline. There is nothing we can do to stop the aging process, and most things people do only serve to delay the inevitable: we can’t stop death.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/