Fisetin clinical trials in patients with thyroiditis autoimmune
Senolitics are one of the best treatments for a number of causes of aging. Fisetin is one of the agents which has shown a senolytic action.
We chose to test fisetin on a patient with autoimmune thyroiditis because of its availability and safety. We chose to focus on the immune system, rather than chronic inflammation, as opposed to most other trials.
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Clinical trials for drugs that target extracellular and intracellular damages leading to aging of the body began in recent years. More information can be found here .
Senescent cells, for example, accumulate with age in our bodies. Their abnormal metabolism causes chronic inflammation and they cannot perform their normal functions.
Recent studies have focused on senolitics – substances that induce the apoptosis of senescent cell. They found that after destroying senescent cell in mice, the function and appearance of the body improved.