Have naked mole rats found the elixir to life?  The cells of naked mole rats seem to build better proteins, which may explain their immunity to diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. And it’s been known that these rodents can live up to 30 years - that’s eight to 10 times that of mice and other rats.
A look at the clues they may hold to longer, healthier lives.

Have naked mole rats found the elixir to life?

The cells of naked mole rats seem to build better proteins, which may explain their immunity to diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. And i
t’s been known that these rodents can live up to 30 years - that’s eight to 10 times that of mice and other rats.

A look at the clues they may hold to longer, healthier lives.

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Walter Reed Army Medical Center closed its doors for the last time Thursday.

(PHOTO: DECEMBER 8, 1950/NATIONAL ARCHIVES VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS/As a way to pass the time, bedridden soldiers knitted and participated in other recreational activities.) 

Walter Reed Army Medical Center closed its doors for the last time Thursday.

(PHOTO: DECEMBER 8, 1950/NATIONAL ARCHIVES VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS/As a way to pass the time, bedridden soldiers knitted and participated in other recreational activities.) 

the interaction of astrocytes and neurons in the hippocampus of a rat. (Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
A lesser-known brain cell may have a critical role to play in long-term memory formation, according to a new study.

the interaction of astrocytes and neurons in the hippocampus of a rat. (Mount Sinai School of Medicine)

A lesser-known brain cell may have a critical role to play in long-term memory formation, according to a new study.