Does life span extension come with a reproductive trade-off? In a recent report published in Nature, Greer et al. (2010) show that in the nematode worm C. elegans, life span extension, as a consequence of deficiencies in histone methylation, requires an intact germline and ongoing fertility.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Sep 8 2010|
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- Molecular Biology
- Cell Biology