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Life expectancy is the expected (in the statistical sense) number of years of life remaining at a given age. It is denoted by e''x'', which means the average number of subsequent years of life for someone now aged ''x'', according to a particular mortality experience.
Targeted drug shows promise against brain metastases from kidney cancer

Targeted drug shows promise against brain metastases from kidney cancer

Natto, a Japanese fermented soybean dish, may hold the key to COVID-19 treatment

Natto, a Japanese fermented soybean dish, may hold the key to COVID-19 treatment

Study provides new insights into the invariant rate of aging hypothesis

Study provides new insights into the invariant rate of aging hypothesis

Mouse model reveals new insights about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Mouse model reveals new insights about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Life expectancy can be increased by an average of 30% in transgenic mice, study shows

Life expectancy can be increased by an average of 30% in transgenic mice, study shows

Study explores factors that influence the disparities in sickle cell disease

Study explores factors that influence the disparities in sickle cell disease

Study reveals new functions of ENDOU enzymes

Study reveals new functions of ENDOU enzymes

DNA-editing technique used to extend lifespan of mice with progeria

DNA-editing technique used to extend lifespan of mice with progeria

Scientists develop novel approach to acquire fluorescence lifetime images

Scientists develop novel approach to acquire fluorescence lifetime images

Revolutionary CRISPR-based genome editing system treatment destroys cancer cells

Revolutionary CRISPR-based genome editing system treatment destroys cancer cells

Reduction in tree lifespan could neutralize part of increase in net carbon uptake

Reduction in tree lifespan could neutralize part of increase in net carbon uptake

Study shows CRISPR/Cas9 system can effectively treat metastatic cancers

Study shows CRISPR/Cas9 system can effectively treat metastatic cancers

Study: Burning of wood is significantly more climate-friendly than coal

Study: Burning of wood is significantly more climate-friendly than coal

Environmental risk factors are important determinants of cardiovascular disease

Environmental risk factors are important determinants of cardiovascular disease

Pesco-Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk for Heart Disease

Pesco-Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk for Heart Disease

Enhancing the effectiveness of immunotherapy against melanoma

Enhancing the effectiveness of immunotherapy against melanoma

Oxytocin can help control and prevent osteoporosis

Oxytocin can help control and prevent osteoporosis

New method targets hidden HIV viral reservoirs during antiretroviral therapy

New method targets hidden HIV viral reservoirs during antiretroviral therapy

Gut dysbiosis in people with Huntington's disease may offer a potential target for future treatment

Gut dysbiosis in people with Huntington's disease may offer a potential target for future treatment

Study shows how psychological stress leads to debilitating vessel-clogging episodes

Study shows how psychological stress leads to debilitating vessel-clogging episodes