Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research

Centenarian Studies: Important Contributors to our Understanding of the Aging Process and Longevity


Publishing date
01 Aug 2010
Status
Published
Submission deadline
01 Feb 2010

1Okinawa International University, 2-6-1 Ginowan, Ginowan City, Japan


Centenarian Studies: Important Contributors to our Understanding of the Aging Process and Longevity

Description

The aim of this special issue is to overview the last year's progress in centenarian researchin relation to how it could contribute to our understanding of the aging process. List of the topics to be covered includes:

  • Centenarians and physiological changes
  • Centenarians and immunology
  • Genetics of centenarians
  • Epidemiology of centenarians
  • Cancer and centenarians
  • Nutritional habits of centenarians
  • Inflamaging, centenarians, and so forth.

Before submission authors should carefully read over the journal's Author Guidelines, which are located at http://www.hindawi.com/journals/cggr/guidelines/. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal Manuscript Tracking System at http://mts.hindawi.com/ according to the following timetable:


Articles

  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 484529
  • - Editorial

Centenarian Studies: Important Contributors to Our Understanding of the Aging Process and Longevity

Donald Craig Willcox | Bradley J. Willcox | Leonard W. Poon
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 380460
  • - Research Article

Oxidative Stress and Longevity in Okinawa: An Investigation of Blood Lipid Peroxidation and Tocopherol in Okinawan Centenarians

Makoto Suzuki | D. Craig Willcox | ... | Bradley J. Willcox
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 423087
  • - Research Article

Typologies of Extreme Longevity Myths

Robert D. Young | Bertrand Desjardins | ... | Thomas T. Perls
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 374897
  • - Review Article

Discovery of Novel Sources of Vitamin B12 in Traditional Korean Foods from Nutritional Surveys of Centenarians

Chung Shil Kwak | Mee Sook Lee | ... | Sang Chul Park
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 120354
  • - Research Article

Centenarians Today: New Insights on Selection from the 5-COOP Study

Jean-Marie Robine | Siu Lan Karen Cheung | ... | François R. Herrmann
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 849761
  • - Research Article

Physical Aspects of Healthy Aging: Assessments of Three Measures of Balance for Studies in Middle-Aged and Older Adults

Clementina D. Ceria-Ulep | John Grove | ... | J. David Curb
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 525693
  • - Research Article

Resilience Significantly Contributes to Exceptional Longevity

Yi Zeng | Ke Shen
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 381637
  • - Research Article

Dynamic Determinants of Longevity and Exceptional Health

Anatoli I. Yashin | Konstantin G. Arbeev | ... | Svetlana V. Ukraintseva
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 680657
  • - Research Article

Understanding Centenarians' Psychosocial Dynamics and Their Contributions to Health and Quality of Life

Leonard W. Poon | Peter Martin | ... | L. Stephen Miller
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2010
  • - Article ID 310610
  • - Research Article

Assessing Physical Performance in Centenarians: Norms and an Extended Scale from the Georgia Centenarian Study

M. Elaine Cress | Yasuyuki Gondo | ... | Leonard W. Poon
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