Mammalian aging can be delayed with genetic, dietary, and pharmacologic approaches. Given that the elderly population is dramatically increasing and that aging is the greatest risk factor for a majority of chronic diseases driving both morbidity and mortality, it is critical to expand geroscience research directed at extending human healthspan.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Nov 6 2014|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)