Telomere News and Research

Latest Telomere News and Research

Enhanced skin cancer risk linked to defects in cellular aging controls

Enhanced skin cancer risk linked to defects in cellular aging controls

Researchers find link between two aging pathways in mice

Researchers find link between two aging pathways in mice

Researchers identify gene linked to inherited form of fatal lung disease

Researchers identify gene linked to inherited form of fatal lung disease

Astragalus root plant chemical used to fight HIV

Astragalus root plant chemical used to fight HIV

Scientists discover how a well-known protein repairs broken DNA ends

Scientists discover how a well-known protein repairs broken DNA ends

Sea birds' DNA may hold keys to aging and cancer, Bucknell researcher says

Sea birds' DNA may hold keys to aging and cancer, Bucknell researcher says

Discovery of tumour growth enzyme could lead to new cancer drugs

Discovery of tumour growth enzyme could lead to new cancer drugs

Scientists identify possible cause of endometriosis

Scientists identify possible cause of endometriosis

Eroded telomeres are behind dyskeratosis congentia aging syndrome

Eroded telomeres are behind dyskeratosis congentia aging syndrome

UGA discovery could lead to new ways to attack cancers by blocking their ability to grow

UGA discovery could lead to new ways to attack cancers by blocking their ability to grow

Length of telomeres in blood cells tied to breast cancer survival rates

Length of telomeres in blood cells tied to breast cancer survival rates

Researchers find way to make tumor cells more sensitive to hyperthermia-enhanced radiation therapy

Researchers find way to make tumor cells more sensitive to hyperthermia-enhanced radiation therapy

Stanford researchers unmask proteins in telomerase

Stanford researchers unmask proteins in telomerase

Scientists identifiy elusive telomere RNA subunit in single cell model

Scientists identifiy elusive telomere RNA subunit in single cell model

Telomerase enzyme structure provides significant new target for anti-cancer therapies

Telomerase enzyme structure provides significant new target for anti-cancer therapies

Possible biomarker for colon cancer in people under 50

Possible biomarker for colon cancer in people under 50

Possible biomarker for colon cancer in people 50 and under

Possible biomarker for colon cancer in people 50 and under

Advances in drug screening

Advances in drug screening

Ground-breaking techniques to study telomeres in human cells may lead to early cancer detection

Ground-breaking techniques to study telomeres in human cells may lead to early cancer detection

Chronic stress can steal years from caregivers' lifetimes

Chronic stress can steal years from caregivers' lifetimes