Molecular gerontology: from homeodynamics to hormesis.

@article{Rattan2014MolecularGF,
  title={Molecular gerontology: from homeodynamics to hormesis.},
  author={S. Rattan},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical design},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 18},
  pages={
          3036-9
        }
}
  • S. Rattan
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current pharmaceutical design
The science and study of the biological basis of aging, biogerontology, is now a well-established field with solid scientific base. A paradigm-shift in gerontology has occurred by realising the fact that biological aging occurs in spite of the presence of complex homeodynamic pathways of maintenance, repair and defence, and there is no "enemy within". This viewpoint separates the modulation of aging from the treatment of one or more age-related diseases. A promising strategy in biogerontology… Expand
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