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Illustration of a mitochondrion, a cell’s energy station.

Taking it slow helps cells cope with stress

UC Berkeley scientists have identified a new molecular pathway critical to aging, and confirmed that the process can be manipulated to help make old blood like new again.


Breakthroughs Magazine Fall 2014: Big Ideas

The fall 2014 issue of Breakthroughs Magazine is available now, featuring:

  • Can Extreme Science Fix The Planet?
    Technology, risk, ethics, and policy collide in geoengineering
  • Bringing Up Baby
    The promise and peril of newborn genome sequencing
  • Colorado’s Warming Meadow
    On the Ground with Professor John Harte's climate change experiment