Aging Phenomena: Relationships among Different Levels of Organization

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  • ISBN-13: 9781468437362
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Series: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology Series , #129
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1980
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 317
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

InVitro Cell Aging.- Kinetics of the Proliferation of Human Fibroblasts during Serial Subcultivation inVitro.- New Approaches to Characterization of Aging Human Fibroblasts at Individual Cell Level.- Change of Responsiveness to Growth Stimulation of Normal Cells during Aging.- Multinucleation and Polyploidization of Aging Human Cells in Culture.- Mechanism of Age-Dependent Decrease in Sulfation of Chondroitin Sulfate.- Hydrodynamic Properties of Collagen Fibril and Aging.- Alternate Cellular Models for Aging Studies.- InVivo Cell Aging.- Aging of Hepaytes.- The Aging Process in the Neuron.- Hypertension, Vasculature and Aging.- Aging of inVivo Cartilage Cell.- Changes in Genetic Information and Aging.- Aging and Changes in Genetic Information.- Evidence Against Somatic Mutation as a Mechanism of Clonal Senescence.- Epidermal Carcinogenesis in Young and Aging Animals.- Translational Activity and Fidelity of Purified Ribosomes from Aging Mouse Livers.- Aging and Intercellular Communication.- Interaction of Hormones with Receptors and Alterations of these Processes with Age.- Cells, Signals and Receptors: The Role of Physiological Autoantibodies in Maintaining Homeostasis.- Changes in Synaptic Structure Affecting Neural Transmission in the Senescent Brain.- Aging in the Higher Hierarchy.- Role of the Immune System in Aging.- Neuroendocrine Function and Aging.- Effect of Adult Thymectomy on Immune Potentials, Endocrine Organs and Tumor Incidence in Long-lived Mice.- Aging: Some Perspectives.- Environment and Aging—An approach to the analysis of aging mechanisms using Poikilothermic vertebrates.- Central vs. Peripheral Aging.- Longevity Potential, Phylogenetic and Ecological Constraints in Mammals.- Population Doubling Numbers in Cells with Genetic Disorders.

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