Molecular Mechanisms and Models of Aging
AUTHOR: Gonos, Stathis and Suresh, Rattan
PUBLISHER: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
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This volume gathers together contributions from the top scientists and covers the whole range of modern research on aging. More specifically, the following topics are included: replicative senescence, telomeres and telomerase, cancer and aging, DNA repair, free radicals and oxidative stress, proteolysis and proteins maintenance, Immunity, neurodegeneration, model organisms, intervention as well as evolutional and epidemiological aspects.
Overall, increasing our understanding of the aging process at the molecular level and applying available interventions will help to protect and preserve healthy aging.
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PUBLICATION DATE: 1/14/2008
CATEGORY: Medical, Social Science