Study: Blood from Human Babies May Improve Memory in Old Mice - Newsweek

Blood from human infants appears to improve learning and memory in older mice, a new study shows. The research is the latest in a new field of inquiry, where scientists are looking to see if blood from the very young can rejuvenate the old. In the ...

Human Umbilical Cord Blood Helps Aging Mice Remember, Study Finds - WUNC

Researchers found a protein in human umbilical cord blood plasma improved learning and memory in older mice, but there's no indication it would work in people. Mike Kemp / Rubberball/Getty Images. Decades ago, scientists surgically attached pairs of ...

Brain gains seen in elderly mice injected with human umbilical cord plasma - Science News

YOUTHFUL GLOW In the hippocampus of a 1-month-old mouse, some nerve cells (red) produce the protein TIMP2 (green), which declines with age and may help keep the brain young. Blue indicates microglial cells. J. Castellano et al/Nature 2017. Email.

Protein isolated from human cord blood has antiaging effects on memory in mice - Science Magazine

Researchers have found a protein in the blood of human umbilical cords that improves memory and learning in old mice. The provocative finding joins a flurry of other recent, sometimes controversial work attempting to find factors that explain the ...

Umbilical Cord Plasma Could Help Preserve Memory in Aging Populations - Seeker

A new study provides the first evidence that human plasma can aid memory and learning in older mice. By Eva Hershaw. April 19, 2017. 1:00 PM EDT. Share on Facebook · Tweet this article · Email. A protein found in high levels in umbilical cord plasma ...

Protein in human umbilical cord blood rejuvenates old mice's impaired learning, memory Stanford University Medical ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Human umbilical cord blood can rejuvenate learning and memory in older mice, according to a study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The researchers identified a protein, abundant in human cord blood but decreasingly so with ...

Human umbilical cord blood restores brain function in old mice - New Atlas

It turns out the fountain of youth might be coursing through human umbilical cords. At least that's part of the findings from a team of researchers at Stanford University that saw some impressive results when the substance was injected into old mice ...

Young human blood makes old mice smarter - Nature.com

Mice treated with a protein from umbilical cord plasma improved their performance on memory tests. Sara Reardon. 19 April 2017. Article tools. Rights & Permissions. Simon Schluter/Fairfax Media via Getty Images. Blood from younger humans may have ...

Young human blood may help old mice learn better - The Verge

The promise of young-blood injections to keep us sharp has captivated Silicon Valley, but the studies have all been with mice blood — until now. Researchers at Stanford University found that injecting mice with a protein found in human umbilical cord ...

Blood From Human Umbilical Cords Can Rejuvenate Old Mouse Brains - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. When a baby is born, the now-useless umbilical cord is usually thrown away. But sometimes, it finds renewed purpose. Parents can decide to donate the blood from ...

Blood from human babies make brains of elderly mice young again - New Scientist

Do you feel like your brain is getting sluggish with age? A protein found in umbilical cord blood may help restore its youthful vigor. Researchers have previously found that blood from human teenagers can rejuvenate memory and cognition in elderly mice ...

Umbilical cord blood from babies could help bring back memory for dementia patients - Telegraph.co.uk

Dementia patients have been offered hope that their memory could be repaired after scientists showed that injecting blood from the umbilical cords of human babies restores brain function. Researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine in the US ...

Human umbilical cord blood boosts cognitive function in old mice - International Business Times UK

A protein called TIMP2 was identified in human plasma as having positive effects on cognition. Léa Surugue. By Léa Surugue. April 19, 2017 18:00 BST. blood Proteins in human blood plasma revitalise the brain of aged mice. Jonathan Knowles/Getty Images.