What are Telomeres?

Telomere Learning Center (TLC) is the definitive on line library of news and scientific research on telomere science. Explore the many categories listed in the left hand menu to discover how telomeres protect our genetic material and what this function means to our health and longevity.

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March 23, 2017

What Are Telomeres?

What are Telomeres?

Let’s start by level-setting on a few genetic concepts that will help you understand how certain lifestyle choices and habits can have an impact on aging. You may have heard DNA referred to as the building block of life, as it is found i...