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The Genetics of Aging

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Emily Millican

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The Genetics of Aging By: Emily Millican What Is The Study
of Life Extension? What have scientists decided they can do to expand lives? Which Genes Can Extend
Life Span? What can you do to extend your life? What are some less effective
methods to slow the aging
process? Questions? The Methuselah Gene


The Parkin Gene You can do so many things! Bibliography Life extension science is the study of slowing down and combating the process of aging.
Cryogenically freezing your body




Replacing "old" organs with new ones. Thanks For Watching! Scientists have narrowed down on mainly three things that they can do to expand lives. Changing certain gene expressions 1. 2. Vitamins, drugs, hormones, and healthy living 3. Cryopreservation of cells, tissues and organs for transplant. How old does the average human live? 88 years old Koebler, Jason. "Single Gene May Extend
Lifespan by 25 Percent." US News. U.S.News & World Report, 06 May 2013. Web. 15 May 2013.

Radical Life Extension and the Spirit at the
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Photograph. Transhumanity. Web. 15 May 2013.

Veronese, Keith. "The Economic Problems
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Supplementation: An Evidence Based
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Aging. Berlin: Springer, 2000. Print.

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"Life Extension® New Age-Reversal Study."
LifeExtension.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 May 2013.

Quigley, Rachel. "'Methuselah' Gene:
Scientists Find Secret to Living to 100 - You Just Have to Have the Right DNA." Mail Online. N.p., 16 May 2010. Web. 15 May 2013. Eat a healthier diet Get more exercise Stay away from drugs, smoking, and large cities Bibliography #2 Best Vitamins to Make Hair Grow Faster. N.d.
Photograph. Howtomakehairgrowfaster.com. Web. 15 May 2013

What's Your DNA Worth? N.d. Photograph.
Forbes.com. Web. 15 May 2013.

Aging. N.d. Photograph. US News. Web. 15 May
2013.

Fresh, Healthy Vegetables. N.d. Photograph.
Children's Healthy Food. Web. 15 May 2013.

Runner. N.d. Photograph. Herballearning.com.
Web. 15 May 2013.

Dakota Building Spews Smoke. N.d. Photograph.
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