The mystery of the centenarians

25 Sep, 2013

It is still seen as something magical to reach the age of one hundred years. However, the number of people who reach 100 years of age has been increasing continuously for the last few decades. Many of them enjoy their advanced old age in relatively good health. Over a period of five years, photographer Andreas Labes portrayed 100 Centenarians within the framework of a unique research project at Kiel University that investigates the molecular mechanisms of healthy ageing. More information

The exhibition is open from 1 October  until 1 November, 2013.
Monday - Thursday 09:00 - 15:00 h
Friday 09:00 - 14:00 h

Institut für Medizingeschichte und Wissenschaftsforschung
Königstr. 42, Lübeck