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‘Elixir of life’: Can epigenetic reprogramming help us live longer and healthier?

MIT Technology Review | 
[Juan Carlos]  Izpisúa Belmonte can rejuvenate aging, dying animals. He can rewind time. But just as quickly as he blows ...
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Werner syndrome and the curious case of the Japanese man who is aging too fast

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Nobuaki Nagashima has Werner syndrome, which causes his body to age at super speed. This condition is teaching us more ...

Viewpoint: Here’s why the controversial field of epigenetics is ‘so alluring’

Slate | 
I think of stories I’ve been told about my grandmother in 1945 Japan. … It feels plausible, and poetic, to ...
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