“Young Blood” Transfusions Improve Mental and Physical Performance in Old Mice

After blood plasma samples from human teens was injected into 12-month-old mice, the mice performed as well as mice that were only 3 months old on physical and cognitive tests.While still in the very early stages of human trials, the research could lead to new treatments for the millions of people worldwide suffering from neurodegenerative diseases.

Source: “Young Blood” Transfusions Improve Mental and Physical Performance in Old Mice

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