Life expectancy of "latecomer" offspring?

Aubrey de Grey ag24 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk
Wed Dec 9 08:43:00 EST 1998


Paul Connolly wrote:

> Is there any general trend in the life expectancy of offspring
> of older parents vs. that of offspring of younger parents?  Can
> anyone point me at any studies of the effect of this variable
> on life expectancy?

Certainly.  An interesting recent study is Gavrilov et al, Mutation
Research 1997; 377(1):61-62.

Aubrey de Grey




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