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  • March 2006 | More Science Unlocking the Secrets of Longevity Genes

    Unlocking the Secrets of Longevity Genes

    A handful of genes that control the body's defenses during hard times can also dramatically improve health and prolong life in diverse organisms. Understanding how they work may reveal the keys to extending human life span while banishing diseases of old age

    March 1, 2006 |

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