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Steroid hormone to fight age-related diseases

The scientists, based at the Laboratoire de Biologie Moléculaire de la Cellule (CNRS/ENS de Lyon/ Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1), now intend to explore its mode of action in the hope of finding new ways to combat age-related diseases. Their work is published on 11 September in Nature Communications.

To download the press release : Hormone_Longévité

References:

Steroid hormone signaling links reproduction to lifespan in dietary-restricted Caenorhabditis elegans, M. Thondamal, M. Witting, P. Schmitt-Kopplin & H. Aguilaniu. Nature Communications, 11 September 2014.

Contact information:

CNRS research scientist l Hugo Aguilaniu l T +33 4 72 72 87 94 l hugo.aguilaniu@ens-lyon.fr
CNRS Press l Véronique Etienne l T +33 1 44 96 51 37 l veronique.etienne@cnrs-dir.fr


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