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Elizabeth Blackburn on the telomere effect: ‘It’s about keeping healthier for longer’

Elizabeth Blackburn on the telomere effect: ‘It’s about keeping healthier for longer’

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The Nobel winner says keeping telomeres – the ends of our chromosomes – in prime condition can stave off diseases associated with ageing You won your Nobel prize for medicine for your discoveries concerning telomeres, found at the ends of chromosomes. What are telomeres and what happens to them as …

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