Science can now “reverse aging process” in mice

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Well, the inevitable has finally happened: Harvard researchers have figured out a way to "reverse the aging process" in mice, albeit genetically altered ones. By breeding a group of mice lacking the enzyme telomerase and later reactivating it in certain mice, scientists were able to spur their organs to regenerate "dramatically," and also add neurons to their tiny, tiny mouse brains.

Sure, technically this process doesn't work for humans (who lose telomerase in adulthood) so much as genetically engineered lab animals, but this still means that we are one step closer to a world in which Cher will be around to release indefinite sequels to Burlesque, and that can only be good news.