Telomerase

What is Telomerase and would you like to live forever? Hmm, maybe if you are a lobster…

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Telomerase or Telomeres are distinctive structures found at the ends of our own chromosomes.

Chromosomes are threadlike structures made of protein and a single molecule of DNA that serve to carry the genomic information from cell to cell. In plants and animals (including…

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Jonathan Townend, RMN

Jonathan Townend, RMN

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Mental Health nurse turned writer. Top Writer in Space. Founder of Creative Passions publication and editor for The Shortform publication.