Telomerase Therapy for Alzheimer's?


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By Nate Bergman and Evolving Past Alzheimer's. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Dr Michael Fossel received his MD and his PhD from Stanford University. He has published numerous articles in both high impact medical journals and popular press. His book The Telomerase Revolution was hailed by the WSJ as one of the five best science books of 2015. In this episode we discuss the promise telomeres and telomerase therapies for Alzheimer's and dementia. Deep dive on epigenetics and the role of glial cells in the process.

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