The promise of slow down ageing may come from curcumin.

@article{Sikora2010ThePO,
  title={The promise of slow down ageing may come from curcumin.},
  author={Ewa Sikora and Anna Bielak-Zmijewska and Grażyna Mosieniak and Katarzyna Piwocka},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical design},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={
          884-92
        }
}
No genes exist that have been selected to promote aging. The evolutionary theory of aging tells us that there is a trade-off between body maintenance and investment in reproduction. It is commonly acceptable that the ageing process is driven by the lifelong accumulation of molecular damages mainly due to reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by mitochondria as well as random errors in DNA replication. Although ageing itself is not a disease, numerous diseases are age-related, such as cancer… CONTINUE READING
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