Boosting a liver protein may mimic the brain benefits of exercise

By Laura Sanders Exercise’s power to boost the brain might require a little help from the liver. A chemical signal from the liver, triggered by exercise, helps elderly mice keep their brains sharp, suggests a study published in the July 10 Science. Understanding this liver-to-brain signal may help scientists develop a drug that benefits theContinue reading “Boosting a liver protein may mimic the brain benefits of exercise”