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How does inflammation life span? [on hold]

I have more than once read that inflammation is linked to increased all-cause mortality. But how is this linked? What proteins/organisms/processes/w.e cause this all-cause mortality? And how strong is ...
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Human longevity interventions ranked by effectiveness [on hold]

Generally living longer and with a better quality of life is considered a good thing, if not for ourselves then for our family and friends who care about us. Some factors that influence human ...
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How was the cama's life expectancy computed?

A cama is a hybrid between a male dromedary camel and a female llama. The first cama was born on January 14, 1998, yet on the Wikipedia page it is said that a cama's life span is 30–40 years. How was ...
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Do trees have no set lifespan and “quite”immortal?

Many trees survive centuries and die only in disasters like storms and lightnings or infections. So do they have no set life span? Are they exceptionally resistant to genetic mutations and have very ...
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Organs lifespan out of the body [closed]

What organ can be conserved outside of the body for the longest time and still function when reimplanted?
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The contribution of stem cells to life extension technology [closed]

What do you think is the most powerful method to extend human lifespan? I want to extend human life span significantly (hopefully extra 50 years or more), so I was expecting that stem cell technology ...
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What is the life span of southern versus northern animals? [closed]

How long do wild animals of the northern hemisphere live compared to those of the southern hemisphere and based on their growth span. Particularly large mammals and particularly animals of similar ...
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How is it proved, that antediluvian people didn't live for hundreds of years? [closed]

Bible says that antediluvian people lived for 800-900 of years. Nowadays apologists say that it is possible and that we just can't know the truth. I know that one of the basic science principles is ...