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Aging and Aging-Related Diseases

Mechanisms and Interventions

  • Zhao Wang

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1086)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Xian Xia, Jing-Dong J. Han
    Pages 1-15
  3. Deying Yang, Katie Yang, Mingyao Yang
    Pages 17-35
  4. Yongqin Li, Yujiao Zhu, Guoping Li, Junjie Xiao
    Pages 37-53
  5. Yang-Nan Ding, Xiaoqiang Tang, Hou-Zao Chen, De-Pei Liu
    Pages 55-75
  6. Yuemiao Yin, Zhao Wang
    Pages 77-92
  7. Kun Wang, Yu Shang, Fei Dou
    Pages 93-103
  8. Han Xie, Shouliang Zhao, Shangfeng Liu
    Pages 105-115
  9. Maoyang Lu, Zhao Wang
    Pages 141-156
  10. Xiaolan Fan, Uma Gaur, Mingyao Yang
    Pages 157-168
  11. Zhongchi Li, Zhao Wang
    Pages 169-187
  12. Yu Wei, Yao Sun
    Pages 189-197
  13. Liyuan Li, Zhao Wang
    Pages 199-215
  14. Xiaojuan Bai
    Pages 217-234
  15. Minxian Qian, Baohua Liu
    Pages 235-254

About this book

Introduction

This book provides an overview of recent advances in the study of aging and aging related diseases, discussing the topics at individual, organ, tissue, cell, and molecular levels. It also presents studies on the biomarkers of aging and anti-aging interventions.

Aging has been becoming a global health problem. However it was not possible to determine aging as we usually diagnose a disease because there are few biomarkers for age estimation. Since ancient times, people have been seeking anti-aging substances and methods for achieving immortality, while the scientific study of aging has only existed for 100 years. This book appeals to researchers both in institutes and in pharmaceutical companies interested in further studies in this field.

Keywords

Aging Aging-related Diseases Anti-aging Lifespan interventions

Editors and affiliations

  • Zhao Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Pharmaceutical SciencesTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-1117-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-1116-1
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-1117-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series Online ISSN 2214-8019
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