Logo

An Introduction to Biological Aging Theory

Large book cover: An Introduction to Biological Aging Theory

An Introduction to Biological Aging Theory
by

Publisher: Azinet Press
ISBN/ASIN: B004L62CEQ
Number of pages: 33

Description:
This short book provides an overview of biological aging theories including history, current status, major scientific controversies, and implications for the future of medicine. Major topics include: human mortality as a function of age, aging mechanisms and processes, the programmed vs. non-programmed aging controversy, empirical evidence on aging, and the feasibility of anti-aging and regenerative medicine.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(470KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Concepts of BiologyConcepts of Biology
by - OpenStax College
This textbook conveys the major themes of biology, such as a foundation in evolution, and features a rich and engaging art program. It is intended for the introductory biology course for non-science majors taught at most two- and four-year colleges.
(7053 views)
Book cover: Guide to Life Science CareersGuide to Life Science Careers
by - NPG Education
The book helps you to explore what career is best for you. Starting with an assessment of who you are and how you work, this guide takes you on a journey that extends from a survey of possible careers through the steps necessary to get there.
(5034 views)
Book cover: Stochastic Dynamics in Systems BiologyStochastic Dynamics in Systems Biology
by - Saarland University
This text focuses on the analysis of stochastic models in systems biology. Knowledge of basic mathematical concepts is a prerequisites for understanding these lectures. The background in systems biology and probability theory is part of the notes.
(7144 views)
Book cover: Fluid Flow at Branching JunctionsFluid Flow at Branching Junctions
by - arXiv
The flow of fluids at branching junctions plays important roles in most biological flow systems. The present paper highlights some key issues related to the flow of fluids at these junctions with special emphasis on the biological flow networks.
(7096 views)