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The Genetic Secrets of Longevity
A study of long-lived families will help isolate the genetic mysteries that allow some people to live disease-free into their nineties and beyond.
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Scientists are designing stem-cell-based therapies for degenerative retinal diseases.
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A new concept for an artificial heart could solve some problems with older models--and test the idea that we don't need a pulse.
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The Longevity Gene
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