New elements in modern biological theories of aging

  title={New elements in modern biological theories of aging},
  author={Kazimierz Kochman},
  journal={Future Medicinal Chemistry},
  • K. Kochman
  • Published 27 October 2015
  • Medicine
  • Future Medicinal Chemistry
Generally and simply speaking, when human individuals think of how their bodies are aging, probably the most visible changes come first to their minds. One can notice more grey hair or the skin does not seem as smooth as it used to be. These are just external signs of a series of processes going on within our cells and bodily systems that together constitute normal aging. Aging (also called senescence) is an age-dependent decline in physiological function, demographically manifesting as… 
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