Epigenetics of aging and aging-related disease.

@article{Brunet2014EpigeneticsOA,
  title={Epigenetics of aging and aging-related disease.},
  author={Anne Brunet and Shelley L Berger},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={69 Suppl 1},
  pages={S17-20}
}
Aging is associated with a wide range of human disorders, including cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular, and neurodegenerative diseases. Long thought to be an inexorable road toward decline and diseases, aging is in fact remarkably plastic. Such plasticity could be harnessed to approach age-related diseases from a novel perspective. Although many studies have focused on the genes that impact aging, the nongenetic regulation of aging is gaining increasing attention. Specifically, aging is… CONTINUE READING

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