eBook Aging: Modern Theories And Therapies, 1st Edition

  • Joseph Panno Ph.D.
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  • ISBN-10: 1438133642
  • ISBN-13: 9781438133645
  • DDC: 612.6
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 264 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

Examination of aging from natural process to technological developments that describes the most up-to-date research into extending the human life span.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: The Quest for Immortality.
2: The History of Gerontology.
3: Aging Characteristics.
4: Aging Theories.
5: Longevity Genes.
6: Age-Related Diseases.
7: Geriatrics.
8: Rejuvenation.
9: Clinical Trials.
10: Resource Center.
Glossary.
Further Resources.
Index.