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"125 Years" --Scientists Say Maximum Age for Humans Has Been Reached

"Further progress against infectious and chronic diseases may continue boosting average life expectancy, but not maximum lifespan," said Jan Vijg, professor and chair of genetics, the Lola and Saul Kramer Chair in Molecular Genetics, and professor of ophthalmology & visual...
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