Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University ›› 2021, Vol. 55 ›› Issue (Sup.1): 18-19.doi: 10.16183/j.cnki.jsjtu.2021.S1.026

Special Issue: 上海交通大学建校125周年科学问题专辑

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What Is Biological Mechanism of Aging?

LIU Feng,YIN Shankai   

  1. Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Shanghai Sixth People’s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200233, China
  • Received:2021-02-03 Online:2021-03-28 Published:2021-04-09

Abstract: This paper introduces the scientific significance of aging research, and summarizes the biological mechanisms behind aging in previous studies. Besides, it raises several key questions that need to be answered urgently in this area, and indicates that the emerging multiomics research method is an important development direction to explore the biological mechanism.

Key words: aging; multiomics research; phenomics; genetic factors

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