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Screening Method Identifies Compounds that Extend Lifespan in Mice

News   Sep 14, 2017 | Original story from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI)

 
Screening Method Identifies Compounds that Extend Lifespan in Mice

Screening scheme for potential senotherapeutics. Red are senescent cells; yellow are non-senescent cells. Senotherapeutics either kill senescent cells (senolytics) or otherwise suppress the senescent state (senomorphics). Credit: Fuhrmann-Stroissnigg, H., et al. 2017. Nature Communications. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-00314-z

 
 
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