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In the late 1990s, Italian medical statistician Gianni Pes of the University of Sassari and Belgian demographer Michael Poulain visited communal archives in many areas of Sardinia, examining birth and death certificates. The goal of their research was to calculate the extra longevity index (ELI), defined as the number of people born in Sardinia between […]

The analysis of the extreme limits of human life span can provide a better understanding of how human beings can escape, delay, or survive the most frequent age-related diseases. For this purpose the study of extremely long-lived individuals can provide hints of considerable interest. Longevity is a particularly complex trait, with genetic, environmental, and lifestyle […]

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