These Bats Don't Seem to Die of Old Age—Can They Help Extend the Human Lifespan?
Unlike in humans, the telomeres of long-lived bats do not appear to shrink with age.
Scientists Found a Way to Stop Aging in Human Cells
They targeted telomeres, caps on chromosomes whose length roughly corresponds to age.
Why Scientists Are Surprised by Astronaut Scott Kelly’s ‘Space Genes’
Does spaceflight have anti-aging effects?