Friday, August 19, 2016
Life without Cancer or Diabetes
Laron syndrome is a genetic disease that causes dwarfism but also proects the body from diabetes and from nearly all forms of cancer.
A medical goal is to understand this process and find a way to replicate it in normal adults so that they will live longer yet without diseases associated with gerontology, cancer or diabetes as they age.
A doctor from USC is studying a population with Laron syndrome in
. Loja, Ecuador