Removal of ‘zombie cells’ alleviates causes of diabetes in obese mice

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers and their collaborators have shown that when senescent cells — also known as “zombie cells” — are removed from fat tissue in obese mice, severity of diabetes and a range of its causes or consequences decline or disappear. The findings appear in Aging Cell. Inflammation and dysfunction of fat … Continue reading Removal of ‘zombie cells’ alleviates causes of diabetes in obese mice