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From stem to stern

Immortality is the stuff of myth and legend, but lifespan extension is the subject of serious scientific inquiry. Exploring the causes and effects of ageing in stem cells should aid this quest.

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Figure 1: Interplay between factors and networks influencing ageing.

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Brunet, A., Rando, T. From stem to stern. Nature 449, 288–291 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1038/449288a

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