Simple urine test could measure how much our body has aged

New research shows that a substance indicating oxidative damage increases in urine as people get older, and describes an easy method to measure the level of this biomarker in human urine samples. This potentially provides a method to measure how much our body has aged, which could help predict our risk of developing age-related disease, and even the likely time-frame for our death.

Source: Simple urine test could measure how much our body has aged: A promising new marker of aging could help predict the risk of developing age-related disease and even death — ScienceDaily

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Categories: Aging and Longevity, Studies and Research

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