Premature aging linked to telomeres – cure found

Ed Park, MD age-related-diseases, research, Telomere erosion 1 Comment

they could “cure” their HGPS mouse model by two two things. In figure C, they added telomerase activity. In figure D, they added a little extra LAP2α.

There are many who feel that telomeres and telomerase are not centrally related to aging. This study shows that for at least this classic model of premature aging, Sutton’ Law still applies.