Anti-Ageing: Health or Beauty?

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 13:52:48 +0000

a guest blog by Jorge I. Castillo-Quan, written for the 2015 Write About Research Competition. If you had not heard of the term anti-ageing you have not noticed spam emails, television advertising, and articles in magazines. The term anti-ageing has definitely permeated our society. Most scientists struggle to explain to their non-scientist friends what their […]

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Publication in Nature of controversial study led by GEE's Gems and Partridge labs

22 September 2011

22 September 2011

New research by Dr David Gems (UCL Genetics, Evolution & Environment) published in Nature challenges previous claims that proteins called sirtuins enhance longevity.

Read more in UCL News

Press coverage of the study:

Nature News

Wellcome Trust

New York Times

Boston Globe

Daily Mail


Daily Mirror

New Scientist

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