Category Archives for Lipofuscin

The Garbage Catastrophe of Aging and How to Avoid It

Aging just is damage accumulation Aging is the accumulation of damage and nothing more. As the level of damage rises, cells and the tissue made from them function poorly, and this in turn causes increased

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Lipofuscin, the toxic waste of aging

As we and other organisms age, the means of dealing with intracellular junk decline. Autophagy, for instance, is a prime method that cells have of ridding themselves of and recycling structures and proteins

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