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Archive for November 15, 2014

Telomeres, Epigenetics, and Aging: the new found complexities in your genes


Telomere length is associated with aging, this isn’t a new statement, but interestingly enough there is more to this story than just the size of your telomeres. Telomere lengths have now been shown to cause epigenetic changes, this new discovery may help explain the aging of cells and how they initiate and transmit disease.