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Oxidative Stress May Prolong Life-ScienceDaily

PostPosted: May 30th, 2009, 7:10 pm
by wolfhnd
How Oxidative Stress May Help Prolong Life

ScienceDaily (May 30, 2009) — Oxidative stress has been linked to aging, cancer and other diseases in humans. Paradoxically, researchers have suggested that small exposure to oxidative conditions may actually offer protection from acute doses. Now, scientists at the University of California, San Diego, have discovered the gene responsible for this effect.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20 ... 203726.htm

Re: Oxidative Stress May Prolong Life-ScienceDaily

PostPosted: June 1st, 2009, 9:03 am
by BioWizard
This doesn't surprise me at all and will make a nice addition to the Ageing thread.