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Gut enzyme IAP found to prevent aging and frailty in animal models

20:00 EDT 25 Mar 2020 | AAAS

(Massachusetts General Hospital) Studying mice and fruitflies, researchers found that the enzyme intestinal alkaline phosphotase helped prevent intestinal permeability and gut-derived systemic inflammation, resulting in less frailty and extended life span.

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