Of mice and men. When it comes to studying ageing and the means to slow it down, mice are not just small humans

EMBO Rep. 2005 Jul;6 Spec No(Suppl 1):S39-44. doi: 10.1038/sj.embor.7400422.

Abstract

When it comes to studying ageing and the means to slow it down, mice are not just small humans

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aging / physiology*
  • Animals
  • Caloric Restriction
  • Energy Metabolism
  • Entropy
  • Humans
  • Longevity / physiology
  • Mice
  • Models, Animal*
  • Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Obesity
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Species Specificity