New Thoughts on Aging

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  • 02/19/2019

    Separating the Fat from the Lean
    Disentangling the genetics of lean body mass
    Boston – In a study published on 2/11/20 in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , researchers reported they have identified genes associated with lean body mass. This is important because lean body mass, which is comprised mostly of muscle in the body, plays an important role in... Learn More
  • 02/04/2019

    New Study Seeks to Guide Clinical Treatment for Older Patients with Aortic Stenosis
    Boston – Why do some patients recover quickly after surgery, while others don’t? That is an important question when treating older frail patients suffering from aortic stenosis. Lead author Dae Hyun Kim, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D. , and principle investigator Director Lewis A. Lipsitz in the... Learn More