February 20, 2017

Battling Aging and the diseases that come with it

By msequeira

Eric Prossnitz, PhD, and his international team have just learned about a new way to help cells fight aging. The discovery came from studying a protein in cell membranes. The protein is called GPER. GPER tells the cell how to respond to estrogen. The team discovered more about the complex system that cells use to talk to each other and how their drug could be used to alter the balance of these signals.

Read the article in The Daily Lobo by Cecilia Raney and read the press release.

Dr. Prossnitz talks to Morgan Aguilar, KOB-TV, and to Adam Attchison, "KRQE This Morning" (below):


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