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Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 221–223 | Cite as

Telomerase activation and human health-span: an open issue

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Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Institute of Gerontology and GeriatricsUniversity of PerugiaPerugiaItaly

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