Biogerontology: the next step.

  title={Biogerontology: the next step.},
  author={Suresh I. S. Rattan},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
After a long period of collecting empirical data describing the changes in organisms, organs, tissues, cells, and macromolecules, biogerontological research is now able to develop various possibilities for intervention. Because aging is a stochastic and nondeterministic process characterized by a progressive failure of maintenance and repair, it is reasoned that gene involved in homeodynamic repair pathways are the most likely candidate gerontogenes. A promising approach for the identification… CONTINUE READING


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