Items tagged as "Cell Reports"
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have shed light on a new mechanism by which prostate cancer develops in men. Central to development of nearly all prostate cancer cases are malfunctions in the androgen receptor — the cellular component that binds to male hormones. The research team has shown that [...]Created by Bob Nellis
Mayo Clinic researchers have shown that adult progenitor cells , or stem cells — important for repair and regeneration of skeletal muscle and maintenance of healthy fat tissue — are subject to cellular senescence, and that clearance of these cells limits age-related deterioration of these tissues. Jan van Deursen, Ph.D., a [...]Created by Dana Sparks