Reversing Age Related Visual Decline
In a new study, it was shown that increasing the expression level of one gene is enough to reverse the age-related decline of vision in old mice’s eyes.
The Elongation Of Very Long Chain Fatty Acids Protein 2 is a biomarker for aging that has a funny name. Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found that ELOVL2 plays a crucial role in the anatomical and functional aging of mouse retinas. The findings may also be relevant to age-related eye diseases.