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Can We Slow Aging?

Grades: 9-12
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This video segment adapted from NOVA scienceNOW examines how a gene called FOXO affects life span. Researcher Cynthia Kenyon at the University of California ...

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NOVA scienceNOW: "Can We Slow Aging?"

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Adapted from NOVA scienceNOW: "Can We Slow Aging?". Music composed by Robert Morsberger.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: HHMI-grayscale

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale