Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

July 03, 2005
Renewed hope for Parkinson's patients
Analysis of the brain of a patient suffering from Parkinson's Disease has shown that the experimental treatment he received caused regrowth of the nerve fibres that are lost in this disease.

New study finds how cells with damaged DNA alert the immune system
Damage to a cell's DNA sets off a chain reaction that leads to the increased expression of a marker recognized by the body's immune system.

Nature publication reports key links between mechanisms of aging and metabolic disorders
During the last decade researchers have made a number of important discoveries about the molecular mechanisms regulating aging. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to