Tag Archives: Ageing

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We have received a lot of questions regarding this study pertaining to calorie restriction in rhesus monkeys.   Here are a few quick, off-the-cuff thoughts that I will expand on at a later date. It should be noted that there was a small reduction in mortality (24% in the control group versus 20% in the […]

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Choromsomes

For years now, it’s been said that telomeres – the tips of your chromosomes – are the key to cancer and aging. The shorter they are, the worse off you are – so the story goes. But what do we really know about them? Can the length of your telomeres help predict how long you’ll […]

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