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Newly Discovered Proteins May Protect Against Aging’s Illnesses

April 16, 2016

Tested in both mice and human cells and produced in the energy-producing mitochondria of cells, the proteins may lead to greater understanding of aging-related diseases from diabetes to Alzheimer’s to cancer.

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A newly discovered family of proteins manufactured in the mitochondria have a variety of beneficial functions, but their production declines with age.

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