Human stem cells as targets for the aging and diseases of aging processes.

@article{Trosko2003HumanSC,
  title={Human stem cells as targets for the aging and diseases of aging processes.},
  author={James Edward Trosko},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 3},
  pages={439-47}
}
While many theories have been proposed for the aging process, and many debates on the matter of aging and the diseases of aging being either the result of the same or independent processes, most have not considered humans as a hierarchical system made up of cybernetically interacting levels of organization. To understand the aging process and the diseases of aging, one must view the human as the result of the total genomic DNA in the single fertilized egg that proliferates, differentiates and… CONTINUE READING