Study backs theory that accumulating mutations of 'quiet' genes foster aging
A theory that suggests the aging process might be safely slowed by targeting genes that are quiet early but threaten damage later in life has gotten a boost from new findings from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health
Contact: Jim Barlow
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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