Is aging inevitable? Not necessarily for sea urchins

Posted by on May 25, 2016 5:25 pm
Categories: Science

Scientists are studying the regenerative capacity of sea urchins in hopes that a deeper understanding of the process of regeneration, which governs the regeneration of aging tissues as well as lost or damaged body parts, will lead to a deeper understanding of the aging process in humans, with whom sea urchins share a close genetic relationship.

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