Demanding longevity and perfect justice within and between countries as a prerequisite to serious investment in the basic science of senescence (resulting in life-extension technology) is asking too much. Studying the biological and medical aspects of aging well is becoming more and more important for low-income countries in the South. Advances in the basic science of senescence are strongly linked to the prevention and treatment of a host of age-associated chronic diseases.
|Original language||American English|
|Publication status||Published - 5 Jul 2009|
|Event||19th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics - |
Duration: 5 Jul 2009 → …
|Conference||19th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics|
|Period||5/07/09 → …|