Harvard/Northwestern VA study claims to predict cancer risk with telomere lengths

Ed Park, MD cancer, dr ed park, stem cell theory of aging, Telomere erosion Leave a Comment

Men who developed cancers were compared with those that didn’t for the 13 years prior to diagnosis or exclusion by using a quantitative PCR measurement (which is problematic). Firstly, they found was two different curves with the cancer group showing a more rapid shortening trend. This is consistent with my stem cell theory of aging and most of the extant studies.