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Can We Slow Aging?

A gene called FOXO may be a real elixir of longevity. Can all of us harness its power?
Publish Date: Topic: Body + BrainBody & Brain

Could a gene that doubles the lifespan of tiny worms help extend human lives, too? In Hawaii, a group of exceptionally healthy elderly men—who just so happen to share a genetic link to those long-lived worms—could hold the answer.

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