A long life in a healthy, vigorous, youthful body has always been one of humanity's greatest dreams. Dr. Aubrey de Grey believes that the key biotechnology exists to start the process that will ultimately lead to a complete cure for aging.
Aging is an accumulation of various types of damage. We already understand this damage; we are moving rapidly towards the development of technologies to repair the damage. By demystifying aging and its postponement for the non-specialist reader, the authors upend the presumption that ending aging will forever elude the grasp of medical science.