Wall Street Journal: Aging Ills Reversed

Age-related degeneration in mice has been partially reversed by scientists, and it could lead to new treatment for similar issues in aging humans.

Researchers manipulated a gene and reversed brain disease, as reported in the journal Nature.  It remains to be seen whether or not the approach used will be similarly beneficial to people.

Read the WSJ piece here.

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