Blood-based biomarkers help to estimate vulnerability of the elderly

LUMC | August 20 - 2019 | PRESSRELEASE Researchers on ageing led by Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) have identified a combination of biomarkers in the blood which could help estimate the vulnerability of elderly people consistently across five European countries, equally in men and women of all ages above 60 years. The scientists [...]

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Getting older is a process that is different from person to person, it incurs physical wear and tear. Over the past  few years scientific research has shown that not all decline is inevitable. We can increasingly manipulate the signs of ageing and that is why a large team of doctors, biologists, diet experts and [...]

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From molecules to organisms – Healthy Ageing – 27-29 May 2020 Wellcome Genome Campus, UK

Save the Date: Healthy Ageing: From molecules to organisms  - 27-29 May 2020   Applications for our 2020 Healthy Ageing conference will be opening soon. In the meantime, you can sign up here to register your interest in this meeting. Ageing can lead to declining health and function, and it is the major risk [...]

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Op vrijdag 1 november 2019 wordt voor de 15e keer het Nationaal Gerontologiecongres georganiseerd

In samenwerking met de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Gerontologie: Kennisnetwerk Ouder Worden en Samenleving wordt op 01-11-2019 het 15e Nationaal Gerontologiecongres georganiseerd. SAMEN WORDEN WE OUDER Op vrijdag 1 november 2019 wordt voor de 15e keer het Nationaal Gerontologiecongres georganiseerd. Het 2-jaarlijkse Nationaal Gerontologiecongres is dé ontmoetingsplek voor iedereen die veroudering en de gezondheid en [...]

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