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Theoretical Mechanisms of in Vitro Senescence

  • F. Marott Sinex
Part of the Cellular Senescence and Somatic Cell Genetics book series (CSSCG, volume 2)

Abstract

In this chapter we will discuss how somatic mutations might be involved in the senescence of cells in culture and in the intact organism. We will also discuss the possible role that stable phenotypic variations may play in senescence.

Keywords

Somatic Mutation Chromosomal Aberration Thymidine Kinase Radiation Injury Recessive Mutation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Marott Sinex
    • 1
  1. 1.Boston University School of MedicineBostonUSA

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