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Today on the Joslin Blog
Published online by Joslin for the diabetes community worldwide, Speaking of Diabetes, features Joslin news, insights on diabetes, the latest on diabetes research and stories about people of all ages who live with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes — information sourced from a single team of experts: the doctors, educators and researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center.
Joslin Research Updates
Joslin Discovery May Hold Clues to Treatments that Slow Aging and Prevent Age-Related Chronic Disease
In a study published today by Nature, researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center used a microscopic worm (C. elegans) to identify a new path that could lead to drugs to slow aging and the chronic diseases that often accompany it—and might even lead to better cosmetics. Read the full story.