Scientific publications

Gut microbiota and statins – biocrates life sciences ag

Impact of the gut microbiota on atorvastatin mediated effects on blood lipidsThe composition of our individual gut microbiota contributes to the digestion and absorption of nutrients from food.  Similarly, orally administered medications experience the same digestive...

Epigenetic changes in the brain drive late-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Epigenetic changes in the brain drive late-onset Alzheimer’s disease

New findings suggest that late-onset Alzheimer's Disease is driven by epigenetic changes -- how and when certain genes are turned on and off -- in the brain. Results were published today in Nature Genetics. Quelle: Epigenetic changes in the brain drive late-onset...

A Renaissance of Genomics and Drugs Is Extending Human Longevity

A Renaissance of Genomics and Drugs Is Extending Human Longevity

The causes of aging are extremely complex and unclear. But with longevity clinical trials increasing, more answers—and questions—are emerging than ever before. With the dramatic demonetization of genome reading and editing over the past decade, and Big Pharma,...

Metformin treatment linked to slowed cognitive decline

Metformin treatment linked to slowed cognitive decline

Metformin is the first-line treatment for most cases of type 2 diabetes and one of the most commonly prescribed medications worldwide, with millions of individuals using it to optimize their blood glucose levels. A new research study, conducted over six years in the...