|(3 cr.) Why we age has been the eternal question and the
most unsolved mystery in the history of mankind.
However, we are gradually able to elucidate some
of the secrets that regulate aging processes.
This course focuses on the fundamental
physiological deviations that occur during the
aging process in individual tissue and organ
systems and the various theories that attempt to
define the reasons for these deviations. The
course also emphasizes pathologies related to
aging that are time regulated alterations in
cellular, physiological and biochemical
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