Fibrosis, Telomeres

I attended a medical seminar the other night. The topic was “Systemic Enzymes and Their Function”.  I was vaguely aware of what systemic enzymes were, but this seminar really opened my eyes to their function and importance. “Systemic” means...

Cancer Predictor?

Telomeres are in the news again. In a recent study published in the July 7 issue of JAMA, telomere length appears to show that the shorter the telomeres length, the greater risk of cancer and a worse rate of survival. It is the first study to show a direct link...