Animal Models of Premature Aging

  • Wei Li
  • Gustavo Duque


Aging affects multiple organs and systems, which become unable to respond to stressors and environmental changes and therefore deteriorate in terms of function and structure.


Nuclear Envelope Accelerate Aging Ataxia Telangiectasia Werner Syndrome Bone Phenotype 
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The experimental results reported in this chapter were obtained thanks to the support of the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and the Nepean Medical Research Foundation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Discipline of Geriatric Medicine, Ageing Bone Research Centre, Sydney Medical School – Nepean CampusThe University of SydneyPenrithAustralia

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