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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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Age-Associated Vascular Oxidative Stress, Nrf2 Dysfunction, and NF-κB Activation in the Nonhuman Primate Macaca mulatta

Zoltan Ungvari, Lora Bailey-Downs, Tripti Gautam, Danuta Sosnowska, Mingyi Wang, Robert E. Monticone, Richard Telljohann, John T. Pinto, Raphael de Cabo, William E. Sonntag, Edward G. Lakatta and Anna Csiszar.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

August 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5641 words.

Aging promotes oxidative stress in vascular endothelial and smooth muscle cells, which contribute to the development of cardiovascular diseases. NF-E2–related factor 2 (Nrf2) is a...

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A Dwarf Mouse Model With Decreased GH/IGF-1 Activity That Does Not Experience Life-Span Extension: Potential Impact of Increased Adiposity, Leptin, and Insulin With Advancing Age

Darlene E. Berryman, Ellen R. Lubbers, Vishakha Magon, Edward O. List and John J. Kopchick.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

February 2014; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 7265 words.

Reduced growth hormone (GH) action is associated with extended longevity in many vertebrate species. GH receptor (GHR) null (GHR /−) mice, which have a disruption in the GHR...

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Evaluating Health Span in Preclinical Models of Aging and Disease: Guidelines, Challenges, and Opportunities for Geroscience

Derek M. Huffman, Jamie N. Justice, Michael B. Stout, James L. Kirkland, Nir Barzilai and Steven N. Austad.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

November 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 10751 words.

Life extension is no longer considered sufficient evidence of delayed aging in research animals. It must also be demonstrated that a broad swathe of health indicators have been extended....

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