Telomere shortening, ageing, and chromosome damage
KormannBortolotto, M. H.
Is part ofMechanisms of Ageing and Development
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A relationship between telomere shortening and ageing has been established. A series of young and elderly healthy donors, Alzheimer disease patients, young and old Down's syndrome individuals were cytogenetically analyzed. No preferential damage in distal bands was seen in age-related chromosome instability.
CitationMechanisms of Ageing and Development. Clare: Elsevier Sci Ireland Ltd, v. 89, n. 1, p. 45-49, 1996.
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