Keywords: whole genome sequence, genetics, longevity, centenarian, supercentenarian, aging
Citation: Sebastiani P, Riva A, Montano M, Pham P, Torkamani A, Scherba E, Benson G, Milton JN, Baldwin CT, Andersen S, Schork NJ, Steinberg MH and Perls TT (2012) Whole genome sequences of a male and female supercentenarian, ages greater than 114 years. Front. Gene. 2:90. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2011.00090
Received: 20 October 2011; Accepted: 04 December 2011;
Published online: 03 January 2012.
Copyright: © 2012 Sebastiani, Riva, Montano, Pham, Torkamani, Scherba, Benson, Milton, Baldwin, Andersen, Schork, Steinberg and Perls. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial License, which permits non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in other forums, provided the original authors and source are credited.
*Correspondence: Paola Sebastiani, Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 317, Boston, MA 02118, USA. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Thomas T. Perls, Geriatrics Section, Boston University Medical Campus, 88 E Newton St, Boston, MA 02118, USA. e-mail: email@example.com