[General process of aging].

  • Michel Prunieras
  • Published 1991 in Revue francaise de gynecologie et d'obstetrique


Genetic instability is considered to be a fundamental factor in the ageing process. This instability results from the accumulation of damage caused to DNA, and this is demonstrated by the relationship between longevity and DNA repair. However, the accumulation of simple somatic mutations does not explain all the experimental findings. We are forced to take… (More)


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@article{Prunieras1991GeneralPO, title={[General process of aging].}, author={Michel Prunieras}, journal={Revue francaise de gynecologie et d'obstetrique}, year={1991}, volume={86 6}, pages={421-3} }