Blood iron levels could be key to slowing ageing, study suggests

The key to slowing down ageing could be found in blood iron levels, according to an international study of genes.

Scientists at the University of Edinburgh and the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing in Germany used genetic data from more than one million people to discover why some age at different rates.

They found maintaining healthy levels of iron in the blood could be key to ageing better and living longer, and suggest the study could accelerate the development of...
source: Reading Chronicle

2020-07-16 12:05
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