In a handout photo, Dorothy Peel, 108, of London, signs the consent form to participate in the supercentenarian study. James Clement, a professed citizen-scientist, has scoured the globe for supercentenarians, aged 110 and older, willing to contribute their genomes to a rare scientific cache.
In a handout photo, Dorothy Peel, 108, of London, signs the consent form to participate in the supercentenarian study. James Clement, a professed citizen-scientist, has scoured the globe for supercentenarians, aged 110 and older, willing to contribute their genomes to a rare scientific cache. JAMES CLEMENT NYT
In a handout photo, Dorothy Peel, 108, of London, signs the consent form to participate in the supercentenarian study. James Clement, a professed citizen-scientist, has scoured the globe for supercentenarians, aged 110 and older, willing to contribute their genomes to a rare scientific cache. JAMES CLEMENT NYT

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November 17, 2017 07:55 AM