3.0 Aging Disease

Date posted: 31.07.2018

Aging causes disease. To many people, the relationship is even closer: aging is a disease. The latter view is controversial. Most biologists and physicians would view aging as a “natural processâ ...

Aging and Disease: 2.9 Cell Senescence And Tissue Aging

Date posted: 16.07.2018

The human body represents a “system” in the engineering sense: all parts (cells, tissues, organs) are interdependent. To understand how the body functions (and how it ages), we may appropriately s ...

Aging and Disease: 2.8 Cell Senescence, Changes In Molecular Turnover, Extracellular Molecules

Date posted: 04.07.2018

The human body contains perhaps a bit short of 40 trillion cells, which is an impressive number, yet a large part of our body – a quarter to a third, depending how you measure it – isn’t intrace ...

Read more...


Michael B. Fossel, M.D., Ph.D. (born 1950, Greenwich, Connecticut) was a professor of clinical medicine at Michigan State University for almost 30 years...

Read more...