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Cynthia Kenyon:
Experimenty naznačující delší život

TEDGlobal 2011 · 16:23 · Filmed Jul 2011
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Cynthia Kenyon: Experimenty naznačující delší život
16:23 · Filmed July 2011 at TEDGlobal 2011 · Subtitles available in 27 languages

Co řídí stárnutí? Biochemička Cynthia Kenyon objevila jednoduchou genetickou mutaci, která může dvojnásobně prodloužit délku života obyčejného červa, háďátka obecného. Poznatky z tohoto a dalších objevů naznačují, jak bychom jednou mohli významně prodloužit mládí a lidský život.

Biochemist, geneticist
When it comes to aging well, having “good genes” (or rather, mutant ones) is key, says Cynthia Kenyon. She unlocked the genetic secret of longevity in roundworms — and now she’s working to do the same for humans. Full bio
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