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The world is aging and Chile is no exception.
The increase in life expectancy
and a decrease in the birth rate,
make our population ages rapidly.
The increase in life expectancy is the first risk factor for the development of neurodegenerative diseases. These diseases, which currently have no cure, represent a scientific, economic, social and public health challenge.
We need to understand the aging of our population from a holistic approach that integrates basic science, clinical, psychology and sociology.
The studies developed in our center are aimed at understanding the aging of our population and the generation of interventions that increase the period of healthy liftoff the chileans.
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