November 12, 2012

INTERESTING, IF IT PANS OUT: Significant Relationship Between Mortality and Telomere Length Discovered. “In their prospective study of 100,000 multi-ethnic individuals whose average age was 63 years, the researchers determined that an association between telomere length and mortality existed and persisted even after the data were adjusted for such demographic and behavioral factors as education, smoking and alcohol consumption.” Stay tuned.