The naked mole rate could one day save your life!

A study recently showed that the naked mole rat possesses the ability to survive prolonged periods in the absence of oxygen, a property which could lead to the development of new strategies for reducing the damage caused by certain ischemic diseases such as heart attacks and strokes. Download the column

Richard Béliveau

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Far from being beneficial for the treatment of cancer, the neutralization of free radicals by the use of elevated doses of antioxidants can stimulate the formation of metastases, according to two preclinical studies. Download this column