In my search for wisdom about aging, I maintain that the primary cause is telomere shortening. This does not mean that methylation, signaling with stem cell produced vesicles (like packages with a purpose) don’t play a secondary role.
There was an article that hit the newswires suggesting that alcoholism is associated with shorter telomeres.
Dr. Andrews explains the benefits of interbreeding, killing off the older individuals of a species, and the dangers of natural products. Dr. Andrews also explains why CRISPR/Cas9 is just a well-branded idea for an old technology of gene editing.
Today, it was announced that the MD Anderson Cancer Center decided it had wasted $62M on askng IBM’s Watson computer to cure cancer. It is not surprising, really…a machine cannot ask questions yet, it can only answer them.
According to sci-fi writer Harlan Elison, “The two most common elements in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity.” I was reminded of this on our recent Australian cruise when a teenage friend replied to my son’s assertion that his dad’s car only made water and electricity, “Everyone knows you can’t make water!” That just seems right, right? Water is so …