Cell aging and social disadvantage: perspectives on mechanisms underlying health disparities from "across the pond".


While inequities in health exist withinmost industrialized countries, among these nations, the United States has some of the greatest disparities associated with race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status and area of residence (Murray et al., 2006). There is now a burgeoning literature and increasing public attention to this problem.Much of our understanding of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbi.2011.06.013