Aging really is ‘in your head’

  Scientists answer hotly debated questions about how calorie restriction delays aging process September 3, 2013 By Lee Phillion   Among scientists, the role of proteins called sirtuins in enhancing longevity has been hotly debated, driven by contradictory results from many different scientists. But new research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis…

Natural compound helps reverse diabetes in mice – nicotinamide mononucleotide / NAD

Contact: Julia Evangelou Strait straitj@wustl.edu 314-286-0141 Washington University School of Medicine Natural compound helps reverse diabetes in mice Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have restored normal blood sugar metabolism in diabetic mice using a compound the body makes naturally. The finding suggests that it may one day be possible for…