Cynthia Kenyon:
신시아 케년(Cynthia Kenyon) : 더 긴 삶에 대한 힌트를 주는 실험

TEDGlobal 2011 · 16:23 · Filmed Jul 2011
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노화를 주관하는 것은 무엇일까요? 생물학자인 신시아 케년이 예쁜 꼬마선충(C. elegans)의 수명을 두 배로 늘리는 간단한 유전적 변이를 찾아냈습니다. 그리고 이 발견과 다른 발견들로부터 어떻게 우리가 인간의 유년기를 충분히 더 늘릴 수 있는지를 보여줍니다.

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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