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Telomeres and Anti-Aging

Cells contain chromosomes. A chromosome is an organized structure of DNA, protein, and RNA. It is a single piece of coiled DNA… like a two-strand piece of rope… containing many genetic materials. On either end of this chromosome strand are telomeres (teel’-o-meers), much like the hard plastic ends of shoe laces. Telomeres are about to become very well known in… Continue Reading