Heart Drugs Re-purpose to Target Cancer Cells

The past decade has revealed that senescent cells play important roles in a growing list of diseases from cancer, to arthritis, atherosclerosis and many more. Previous studies have shown that the specific elimination of senescent cells with drugs or using genetic...

Insufficient Placental Hormone Raises the Risk of Autism

“To our knowledge, no other research team has studied how placental allopregnanolone (ALLO) contributes to brain development and long-term behaviors,” says Claire-Marie Vacher, Ph.D., lead author.‘Placental hormones play a vital role in shaping the...