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March 14, 2017

Shark antibodies join battle against Alzheimer’s

Tests on mice showed that therapeutic antibodies could be attached to the shark-derived antibodies, which acted as a transporter enabling the barrier to be crossed. Lundbeck, the Danish pharmaceuticals company, has breached the blood-brain barrier in mice using shark antibodies […]
February 22, 2017

Reverse Engineering Longevity

To answer the question, we teamed up with National Geographic to find the world’s longest-lived people and study them.  We knew most of the answers lied within their lifestyle and environment (The Danish Twin Study established that only about 20% […]
February 22, 2017

South Africa’s Elderly Population to Double by 2050