Study shows that in baboons, as well as humans, social relationships matter

Study shows that in baboons, as well as humans, social relationships matter

Numerous studies have linked social interaction to improved health and survival in humans, and new research confirms that the same is true for baboons. A long-term study of more than 200 wild female baboons from the plains of southern Kenya finds that the most...
Longevity Proteins Also May Be Linked To Mood Control

Longevity Proteins Also May Be Linked To Mood Control

Friday 16 December 2011 – 9am PST Over the last 10 years, MIT biologist Leonard Guarente and other researchers have demonstrated that very-low-calorie diets provoke a comprehensive physiological response, which promotes survival due to a set of proteins called...