Short telomeres: cause or consequence of aging?
Article first published online: 2 OCT 2006
Volume 5, Issue 6, pages 577–578, December 2006
How to Cite
Hornsby, P. J. (2006), Short telomeres: cause or consequence of aging?. Aging Cell, 5: 577–578. doi: 10.1111/j.1474-9726.2006.00249.x
- Issue published online: 20 OCT 2006
- Article first published online: 2 OCT 2006
- Accepted for publication 22 September 2006
- cellular heterogeneity;
Questions about mechanisms, about the direction of causality, and about cellular heterogeneity complicate interpretation of claims associating short telomeres with adverse health outcomes.