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The age-induced reduction in tissue renewal can be enhanced by neighbouring cells. This finding may open ways to reduce side-effects of cancer treatments, alleviate age-related gastrointestinal problems, and reduce healthcare costs in the ageing society by promoting recovery.
Repair of aged tissue can be enhanced by inhibiting signals from neighbouring cells | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

A discovery how regenerative capacity of intestinal epithelium declines when we age. Targeting of an enzyme that inhibits stem cell maintaining signaling rejuvenates the re