Why We Age - And How We Can Stop It





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Published on Oct 21, 2012

Hank hates death, so he helps us understand the process of aging, informs us of how scientists are studying ways to prevent it and brings us the exciting news of current research in longevity... for mice.

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scishow, science, death, aging, hank green, human, age, cells, genes, genetic, behavior, education, senescence, stress, homeostasis, disease, old age, fitness, animal, immortality, somatic cell, cell division, leonard hayflick, research, hayflick limit, lifespan, cause, chromosome, telomere, DNA, cancer, tumor, tissue, nematode, c. elegans, DAF-2, DAF-16, cynthia kenyon, calorie, caloric intake, diet, exercise, lifestyle choice, seventh day adventist


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