Research Perspective Volume 10, Issue 5 pp 863—867
It is necessary to establish an International Agency for Research on Aging
- 1 Department of Carcinogenesis and Oncogerontology, , N.N. Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology, St. Petersburg 197758, Russia
- 2 European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Vienna A-1230, Austria
received: January 15, 2018 ; accepted: May 8, 2018 ; published: May 12, 2018 ;https://doi.org/10.18632/aging.101451
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The global aging of human population is one of the main challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. Establishing an International Agency for Research on Aging as an entity affiliated to one of the intergovernmental institutions, such as the World Health Organization, can be crucial for promoting international collaboration in gerontology, in particular in a search of effective and safe geroprotectors for humans.