Leonard Hayflick: Researcher; retired; first described cell senescence (Hayflick limit)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Hayflick

Alexey Olovnikov: Biologist; first described role of telomeres in aging

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexey_Olovnikov

Jerry Shay: Researcher; University of Texas, SW Medical School

http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/findfac/professional/0,,16566,00.html

Woody Wright: Researcher; University of Texas, SW Medical Shool

http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/findfac/professional/0,,18156,00.html

Michael West: Researcher; founder of Geron and other biotech firms

http://www.biotimeinc.com/managment-directors/michael-d-west-phd/

Bill Andrews: Biotech Research; CSO at Sierra Sciences

http://www.sierrasci.com/staff/bill.html

Supercentenarian Research Foundation: tracks currently oldest humans

http://www.supercentenarian-research-foundation.org/index.htm

American Foundation for Aging Research

http://www.agingresearchfoundation.org/

American Federation for Aging Research

http://www.afar.org/

American Aging Association

http://www.americanaging.org/

Gerontology Research Group

http://www.grg.org

Buck Institute for Aging Research

http://www.buckinstitute.org/

Michael B. Fossel, M.D., Ph.D. (born 1950, Greenwich, Connecticut) was a professor of clinical medicine at Michigan State University for almost 30 years...

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