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Is there evidence for a limit to human lifespan?

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  1. Center for Healthy Aging, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

    • Maarten P. Rozing
    • , Thomas B. L. Kirkwood
    •  & Rudi G. J. Westendorp
  2. Department of Public Health, section of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

    • Maarten P. Rozing
    •  & Rudi G. J. Westendorp
  3. Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

    • Thomas B. L. Kirkwood


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M.P.R. performed data analysis, M.P.R., T.B.L.K. and R.G.J.W. wrote the manuscript.

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