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Aging of the nervous system

Saffrey, M.J. (2004). Aging of the nervous system. In: Aspinall, Richard ed. Aging of the organs and systems. Biology of aging and its modulation (3). Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 243–270.

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Abstract

About the book: During the last 40 years, the study of the biological basis of aging has progressed tremendously, and it has now become an independent and respectable field of study and research.
This volume on "Aging of Organs and Systems", is an attempt to bring understanding to both the aging process and the disease processes of old age. Bringing together contributions from an international team of authors, it will be of interest to graduates and postgraduates in the fields of medicine and nursing, researchers of different aspects of biogerontology and those in the pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical, nutriceutical and health-care industry.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-4020-1743-X, 978-1-4020-1743-8
Keywords: ageing; gerontology
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Life, Health and Chemical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Biomedical Research Network (BRN)
Item ID: 3581
Depositing User: Jill Saffrey
Date Deposited: 29 Aug 2006
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2014 13:48
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/3581
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