American Federation for Aging Research


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American Federation for Aging Research

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AFAR

An association of physicians, scientists, and other individuals involved or interested in research on biological aging and associated diseases. Its purpose is to encourage and fund research on aging.
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Also ask for copies of a public service announcement recorded by John Glenn promoting the virtues of healthy aging and the American Federation for Aging Research.
The American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) is a leading, national nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting biomedical and clinical aging research.
In laboratories across the country, cutting-edge research is being done on Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis, and in other areas to ensure that older Americans remain vital, productive and independent," said Stephanie Lederman, Executive Director of the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR, www.
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