Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 104–112

The aging factor in health and disease: The promise of basic research on aging

  • Robert N. Butler
  • Huber R. Warner
  • T. Franklin Williams
Special Report

DOI: 10.1007/BF03324538

Cite this article as:
Butler, R.N., Warner, H.R. & Williams, T.F. Aging Clin Exp Res (2004) 16: 104. doi:10.1007/BF03324538

Keywords

Age-related diseaseaginghealth care costshealthy aginglife expectancymorbiditysenescence

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© Springer Internal Publishing Switzerland 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert N. Butler
    • 1
  • Huber R. Warner
    • 2
  • T. Franklin Williams
    • 3
  1. 1.International Longevity Center-USA, Alliance for Health & the Future, and Department of GeriatricsMount Sinai Medical CenterNew York
  2. 2.Biology of Aging ProgramNational Institute on AgingBethesda
  3. 3.Monroe Community HospitalUniversity of RochesterRochesterUSA