Tuesday, September 12, 2017
P.S. Irma has degraded to a light breeze: https://earth.nullschool.net/#current/wind/surface/level/orthographic=-92.45,35.91,990/loc=-89.158,35.251
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
The drugs being tested are called senolytic agents, because they target senescent cells. These are cells that have stopped dividing and secrete toxic chemicals that damage adjacent cells. Accumulation of senescent cells, which increases with age, is associated with chronic conditions, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, most cancers, dementia, arthritis, osteopetrosis, and frailty.