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Researchers extend lifespan by as much as 35 percent in mice

February 4, 2016

Researchers at Mayo Clinic have shown that senescent cells – cells that no longer divide and accumulate with age – negatively impact health and shorten lifespan by as much as 35 percent in normal mice. The results, which …

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This is a confirmation of an idea that has been around for a while. Extending human lifespan by 35% would be no small thing. Even 10% would be big.

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