Want To Live Forever?

Langreth, Robert
November 2005
Forbes Asia;11/14/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p121
The article provides information on a study by researcher Nir Barzilai and his colleagues concerning three genes that appear to promote long life by protecting against the diseases of old age. Barzilai hopes his research will lead to a new generation of protective drugs that will let people avoid major chronic diseases of the elderly. His work is part of a radical new scientific assault on the causes of aging.


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