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Human ageing process REVERSED in world first study, scientists claim

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THE human ageing process has been reversed in a ground-breaking study, scientists have claimed.

Researchers used a form of oxygen therapy to reverse two key indicators of ageing – telomere length and senescent cells accumulation.

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Scientists in Israel used a form of oxygen therapy on 35 volunteersCredit: Getty Images – Getty
The participants were put in a pressurised chamber which induced a state of hypoxia, or oxygen shortage

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The participants were put in a pressurised chamber which induced a state of hypoxia, or oxygen shortageCredit: Getty Images – Getty

As people grow older telomeres – the protective caps found at the end of chromosomes – shorten, and there is a rise in old, malfunctioning senescent cells.

The scientists conducted a clinical trial on 35 adults over the age of 64 to see if a method called Hyperbaric Oxygen…



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