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Scientists develop novel vaccine that targets aging cells

January 31, 2022

Aging is caused by the accumulation of poorly functional “senescent” cells, essentially old cells that do not proliferate. The elimination of senescent cells is thought to prevent aging and age-related disorders, including atherosclerosis. Scientists at Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan, have developed a vaccine that targets a specific protein within senescent cells, thereby […]

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