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The Resource Merchants of immortality : chasing the dream of human life extension, Stephen S. Hall

Merchants of immortality : chasing the dream of human life extension, Stephen S. Hall

Label
Merchants of immortality : chasing the dream of human life extension
Title
Merchants of immortality
Title remainder
chasing the dream of human life extension
Statement of responsibility
Stephen S. Hall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look into the mysteries of life extension profiles people working to make humans live longer and better, traces the history of the science of aging, and explains how recent discoveries could change our lives
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Stephen S
Dewey number
613/.0438
Index
index present
LC call number
QP85
LC item number
.H255 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 I-024
  • WT 116
NLM item number
H179m 2003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Longevity
  • Longevity
  • Longevity
  • Onsterfelijkheid
  • Veroudering (biologie, psychologie)
  • Genetische manipulatie
  • Kloneren
  • Stamcellen
  • Kanker
Label
Merchants of immortality : chasing the dream of human life extension, Stephen S. Hall
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 414-416) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the never-ending life -- The Hayflick limit -- "A circle has no ends" -- The born-again Darwinian -- "Money for jam" -- Controlling the headwaters -- "The White House was nervous-- " -- Cloning in silico -- Hayflick unlimited -- "Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be cowboys-- " -- Dead in the water -- Elixir -- Unk! -- Street-fightin' man -- The snowflake intervention -- The breath of life -- Free the Bush 64! -- Beatitude -- Epilogue: finitude
Control code
ocm51171732
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 439 p.
Isbn
9780618095247
Lccn
2002192155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51171732
  • (OCoLC)51171732
Label
Merchants of immortality : chasing the dream of human life extension, Stephen S. Hall
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 414-416) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the never-ending life -- The Hayflick limit -- "A circle has no ends" -- The born-again Darwinian -- "Money for jam" -- Controlling the headwaters -- "The White House was nervous-- " -- Cloning in silico -- Hayflick unlimited -- "Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be cowboys-- " -- Dead in the water -- Elixir -- Unk! -- Street-fightin' man -- The snowflake intervention -- The breath of life -- Free the Bush 64! -- Beatitude -- Epilogue: finitude
Control code
ocm51171732
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 439 p.
Isbn
9780618095247
Lccn
2002192155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51171732
  • (OCoLC)51171732

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