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So Halámek and his team focused on levels of alkaline phosphatase (ALP), an enzyme found in blood, to determine age.
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- Normally, blood levels of alkaline phosphatase, which are a measure of bone cell growth and bone rebuilding, begin declining with age and remain very low throughout old age.
- —Sally Squires, The Washington Post, 18 July 1989
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