Fountain of Youth in Your Muscles? Researchers Uncover Muscle-Stem Cell Mechanism in
Fountain of Youth in Your Muscles? Researchers Uncover Muscle-Stem Cell Mechanism in Aging ScienceDaily – Working out can help you shed pounds — but that’s just the beginning. New research from Tel Aviv University has found that “endurance exercises,” like a Central Park jog or a spinning class, can make us look younger. The key, [...]
Prof. Dafna Benayahu and her team at Tel Aviv University’s Sackler School of Medicine say their findings explain for the first time why older people who have exercised throughout their lives age more gracefully. They have discovered how endurance exercise increases the number of muscle stem cells and enhances their ability to rejuvenate old muscles. The researchers hope their finding can lead to a new drug to help the elderly and immobilized heal their muscles faster
rather than actually promoting exercise, they are trying to make a pill to sell..