Re: AGE's And Immunity

From: CYMM (
Date: Thu Jun 29 2000 - 03:49:53 MDT


The young immune system actually does do this. As macrophage activity gets
curtailed, and AGE production rises with age related impairment of glucose
tolerance... the cleanup gets swamped!!!

The immune system can be "trained"one way or the other...good postgrad
textbooks on immunology detail how.

Hope this helps!


-----Original Message-----
From: [ Robert-Coyote ] <>
To: <>
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2000 8:26 PM
Subject: AGE's And Immunity

>Silly speculation here
>What do you supose would happen if the immune system identifyed AGE's as
>targets for destruction ?
>Could the immune system be trained to be allergic to death ?

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