Anti-Aging Secrets Discovered in Yeast Could be the Key to Eternal Youth

September 11, 2013 by  
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Yeast photo from Shutterstock Who knew the secret to eternal youth could have been hiding in bread-rising yeast all this time? A team of researchers from Japan and New Zealand has found a way to double the lifespan of yeast by stabilizing a genetic sequence known as ribosomal DNA (rDNA). In a new study, published in the scientific journal Current Biology , the researchers say that doing the same thing to rDNA genes in humans could stop or slow aging for people too. Read the rest of Anti-Aging Secrets Discovered in Yeast Could be the Key to Eternal Youth Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Anti Aging , Austen Ganley , bacteria , beauty tips , cell division , Current Biology , Dermatology , Eternal Life , Eternal Youth , genetic engineering , how to stay looking young , Japan , Looking Young , massey university , National Institute of Genetics , New Zealand , rDNA , ribosomal DNA , skin care , Takehiko Kobayashi , yeast        

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2013 International Green Building Conference Kicks Off in Singapore

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This morning, delegates from more than 35 countries gathered at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center in Singapore for the 2013 International Green Building Conference to exchange ideas about building greener communities in the face of climate change. The event, organized by Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority (BCA) in partnership with Reed Exhibitions and the Singapore Green Building Council, will be running concurrently with the 2013 World Engineers Summit Singapore and the Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia 2013 , giving architects, engineers and policy makers from all around the world a chance to collaborate and brainstorm solutions to real-world sustainability issues. Read the rest of 2013 International Green Building Conference Kicks Off in Singapore Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2013 International Green Building Conference , asia green buildings , BEX Asia , Build Eco Expo Asia , eco design , Green Building , green building Asia , green design , green mark , International Green Building Conference , marina bay sands , Singapore , singapore bca , singapore green , singapore green architecture , singapore green buildings , sustainable design , Teo Chee Hean        

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