Treatment for overactive bladder and irritable bowel syndrome advanced through pioneering research

21 agosto 2014

Researchers have discovered how the receptors responsible for contractions in the bladder regulate the body’s clock genes. The new study has found that this clock activity in turn regulates the cycle of all cells in the body. The team of researchers also discovered that the local biological clock and its control are weakened in aging bladders, demonstrating the importance of the clock in bladder physiology and aging.