Leonid Gavrilov

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Publications

  1. pmc Season of birth and exceptional longevity: comparative study of american centenarians, their siblings, and spouses
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Economics and Demography of Aging, NORC at the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:104616. 2011
  2. pmc Biodemography of exceptional longevity: early-life and mid-life predictors of human longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 58:14-39. 2012
  3. pmc Demographic consequences of defeating aging
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Rejuvenation Res 13:329-34. 2010
  4. ncbi The reliability-engineering approach to the problem of biological aging
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:509-12. 2004
  5. ncbi Early-life programming of aging and longevity: the idea of high initial damage load (the HIDL hypothesis)
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, National Opinion Research Center and University of Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:496-501. 2004
  6. ncbi Does exceptional human longevity come with a high cost of infertility? Testing the evolutionary theories of aging
    Natalia S Gavrilova
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:513-7. 2004
  7. ncbi The quest for a general theory of aging and longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, National Opinion Research Center University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2003:RE5. 2003
  8. ncbi Evolutionary theories of aging and longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2:339-56. 2002
  9. ncbi Genealogical data and the biodemography of human longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC University of Chicago, USA
    Soc Biol 49:160-73. 2002
  10. ncbi Anti-aging teleconference: what is anti-aging medicine?
    Robert Arking
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Anti Aging Med 6:91-106. 2003

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Publications10

  1. pmc Season of birth and exceptional longevity: comparative study of american centenarians, their siblings, and spouses
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Economics and Demography of Aging, NORC at the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:104616. 2011
    ..A similar month-of-birth pattern was found for centenarian spouses. These results support the idea of early-life programming of human aging and longevity...
  2. pmc Biodemography of exceptional longevity: early-life and mid-life predictors of human longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 58:14-39. 2012
    ..The results of both studies demonstrate that matched case-control design is a useful approach in exploring effects of early-life conditions and middle-life characteristics on exceptional longevity...
  3. pmc Demographic consequences of defeating aging
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Rejuvenation Res 13:329-34. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi The reliability-engineering approach to the problem of biological aging
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:509-12. 2004
    ..4) Living organisms seem to be formed with a high load of initial damage, and therefore their life span and aging patterns may be sensitive to early-life conditions that determine this initial damage load during early development...
  5. ncbi Early-life programming of aging and longevity: the idea of high initial damage load (the HIDL hypothesis)
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, National Opinion Research Center and University of Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:496-501. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi Does exceptional human longevity come with a high cost of infertility? Testing the evolutionary theories of aging
    Natalia S Gavrilova
    Center on Aging, NORC and the University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 2745, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:513-7. 2004
    ..Thus, the concept of the high cost of infertility for human longevity is not supported by the data when these data are carefully cross-checked, cleaned, and reanalyzed...
  7. ncbi The quest for a general theory of aging and longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, National Opinion Research Center University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2003:RE5. 2003
    ..We therefore suggest adding the reliability theory to the arsenal of methodological approaches applied to research on aging...
  8. ncbi Evolutionary theories of aging and longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2:339-56. 2002
    ..At this time, the evolutionary theories of aging are not ultimate completed theories, but rather a set of ideas that themselves require further elaboration and validation. This theoretical review article is written for a wide readership...
  9. ncbi Genealogical data and the biodemography of human longevity
    Leonid A Gavrilov
    Center on Aging, NORC University of Chicago, USA
    Soc Biol 49:160-73. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi Anti-aging teleconference: what is anti-aging medicine?
    Robert Arking
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Anti Aging Med 6:91-106. 2003
    ....

Research Grants3

  1. THE BIODEMOGRAPHY OF HUMAN LONGEVITY--A TRAINING PROGRAM
    Leonid Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The award allows the investigator not only to complete the proposed training and research projects, but also to develop a full-scale long-term research program in the biodemography of human longevity. ..
  2. Biodemography of Exceptional Longevity in the United States
    Leonid Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Biodemography of Exceptional Longevity in the United States
    Leonid A Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....