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Ancient viruses have become a permanent part of our genes

Transposons, also called transposable elements, are ancient viruses that have become a permanent part of our genes. Around half of ...
Could it be possible to slow, or even rewind, our body's aging clock?

Could it be possible to slow, or even rewind, our body’s aging clock?

Ageing in humans (and animals) can be seen as either an inevitable process of wear and tear or as an ...
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