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The Relationships among race/ethnicity, physical activity, education and cognitive function in late middle age
OBJECTIVES: This study describes cross-sectional and longitudinal racial/ethnic differences in cognitive function scores (memory and mental status), and the mediating roles of education and physical activity in late middle ...
Molecular analysis of the role of mitochondria in aging and lengevity
The Free Radical Theory of Aging states that there is an increase in reactive oxygen species (ROS) production with aging leading to increase in tissue dysfunction. Mitochondria are the major source of ROS, which damages ...
A mechanistic examination of the metabolic regulation of insulin resistance, sarcopenia, and osteoporosis
Aging is associated with a number of physiological changes, including increased risk of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), decreased muscle mass and strength, and decreased bone mass and bone mineral ...