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Anti-aging breakthrough could extend healthspan by making old cells young again

November 8, 2017View for printing

Rather than just focusing on increasing lifespan, one field of anti-aging research is concerned with extending healthspan - the stretch of our life we spend healthy. After all, there's no point living past 100 if we spend those last few decades suffering from degenerative conditions. A team of scientists recently made a fascinating breakthrough in the quest for extended healthspan by finding a way to rejuvenate old cells and make them look and act like younger cells.

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