Breakthrough in premature ageing

 作者:芮嶝谳     |      日期:2019-03-02 07:16:04
SKIN cells taken from children with the premature ageing syndrome Hutchinson-Gilford progeria have been restored to normal. The work proves it is possible to compensate for the genetic defect that causes this cruel disease, but finding ways to do this in the entire body remains a big challenge. Hutchinson-Gilford progeria is caused by a mutation in the gene coding for lamin A,