The Urgent Need for International Action for Anti-aging and Disease Prevention
Robert Chunhua Zhao1,3,*, Ilia Stambler2,3,*
1Center of Excellence in Tissue Engineering, Department of cell biology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, School of Basic Medicine Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China 2The Geriatric Medical Center "Shmuel Harofe", Beer Yaakov, affiliated to Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel 3International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD), Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
Jin K, Simpkins JW, Ji X, Leis M, Stambler I (2015). The critical need to promote research of aging and aging-related diseases to improve health and longevity of the elderly population. Aging Dis, 6(1): 1-5.
Stambler I, Jin K, Lederman S, Barzilai N, Olshansky SJ, Omokaro E, Barratt J, Anisimov VN, Rattan S, Yang S, Forster M, Byles J (2018). Aging health and R&D for healthy longevity must be included into the WHO Work Program. Aging Dis, 9(2): 331-333.
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2019). World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision. Accessed December 2019. Retrieved from: https://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp.
Stambler I.Life extension: opportunities, challenges, and implications for public health policy. In: Vaiserman A, editor. Anti-aging Drugs: From Basic Research to Clinical Practice. London: Royal Society of Chemistry; 2017, pp. 537-564.
Goldman DP, Cutler DM, Rowe JW, Michaud PC, Sullivan J, Peneva D, Olshansky SJ (2013). Substantial health and economic returns from delayed aging may warrant a new focus for medical research. Health Aff 32(10): 1698-1705.