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I have published following books as an editor, co-editor, single author….

17. Encyclopedia of Gerontology, 3rd Edition, Editor-in-Chief, Suresh Rattan; Elsevier Publishers, due in 2017-2018

16. Fats and Oils in Ageing and Longevity, Editors: Suresh Rattan and Kaustuv Bhattacharya, a volume  in the book series “Healthy Ageing and Longevity”, Series Editor, Suresh Rattan; due in 2017

15. Hormesis in Practice, Editors: Suresh Rattan and Marios Kyriazis; Elsevier Publishers, due in 2017

14. Hormones in Ageing and Longevity, Editors: Suresh Rattan and Ramesh Sharma, a volume  in the book series “Healthy Ageing and Longevity”, Series Editor, Suresh Rattan; due in 2017

13. Cellular Ageing and Replicative Senescence. Editors: Suresh Rattan and Leonard Hayflick, Springer Publ., (2016), volume 4 in the book series “Healthy Ageing and Longevity”, Series Editor, Suresh Rattan;  ISBN:  printed version: 978-3-319-26237-6, ebook: 978-3-319-26239-0

12. Hormesis in Health and Disease. Editors: Suresh Rattan and Eric Le Bourg, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA (2014) ISBN: 978-148-2205459

11. Brain Aging and Therapeutic Interventions. Editors: Mahendra K. Thakur and Suresh Rattan; Springer Publ., (2012). ISBN: 978-94-007-5236-8; ISBN (eBook): 978-94-007-5237-5

10. Calorie Restriction, Aging and Longevity. Editors: A. Everitt, S.I.S. Rattan, D. Le Couteur and R. de Cabo; Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands; 2010; ISBN 978-90-481-8555-9 e-ISBN 978-90-481-8556-6

9. DOSE RESPONSE (volume 8, issue 1, 2010; special issue), Guest editors: Eric Le Bourg and Suresh Rattan

8. Mild Stress and Healthy Aging: Applying Hormesis in Aging Research and Intervention. Editors: Eric Le Bourg and Suresh Rattan; Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands ISBN: 978-1-4020-6868-3 (2008).

7. Biogerontology: Mechanisms and Interventions; Editors: Suresh Rattan and Serif Akman; Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, volume 1100; New York, USA (2007).

6. Healthy Aging and Longevity. Editors: Noah J. Weller and Suresh Rattan; Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, volume 1114; New York, USA (2007).

5. Prevention and Treatment of Age-related Diseases; Editors: Suresh Rattan and Moustapha Kassem; Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands ISBN: 10-1-4020-4884-X (2006).

4. Understanding and Modulating Aging; Editors: Suresh Rattan, Peter Kristensen and Brian Clark; Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, volume 1067; New York, USA (2006).

3. Aging Interventions and Therapies; Editor: Suresh Rattan; World Scientific Books, Singapore; 2005; ISBN:981-256-084-X

2. Modulating Aging and Longevity; Editor: Suresh Rattan; Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003, Dordrecht/Boston/London  ISBN: 1-4020-1369-8 2.

1. Molecular Gerontology: Research Status and Strategies; Editors: Suresh Rattan and Olivier Toussaint; Plenum Press, London, 1996. ISBN: 0-306-45491-2

1991: Cellular Ageing special issue of Mutation Research, vol 256, Nos. 2-6, 1991.

Book series: Healthy Ageing and Longevity- HAL; series editor: Suresh Rattan  (starting from 2014, at least 10 volumes to be published in the next 5 years). If you want to bring out a book in this series, please send me your proposal, and then we can proceed from there. book series HAL: this series is aiming to bring out 2-3 volumes per year for the next several years to come

HAL series, volume -1: TOWARDS POST AGEING, 2014




My science-communication and  educational books

  • ALDER (AGE), in Danish in the book series TÆNKEPAUSE, by Aarhus University Press, to be released on 1 January 2017.
  • E=GMC2 formlen for evig ungdom (E =GMC2, the formula for eternal youth –  a popular science book in Danish for school and college students, with accompanying CD ROM; Malling Beck Publishers, Copenhagen); awarded the Education Prize 2003, from the Danish Education Ministry.
  •  Where’s Baba Gone? – a story-based book on the science and philosophy of life, ageing and death, in Punjabi and English; Published in India; 1997, 2002, 2009; in English 1999, 2002, 2011; in Hindi (2012);  in Polish 2009 (Dokad Odchodzisz? translated by Monika Kowaleczko-Szumowska) as an EU-supported project on Science and Humanities, (ACUME2); in Romanian (UNDE SA-DUS BABA; 2012), and is being prepared in Italian, Greek, and Spanish languages.

Fantastic drawings in these Baba books can be seen on the Picasa Album by clicking here; Indian drawings are by the artist Rahi Mohinder Singh, and Polish drawings are by the artist Anna Ladcka.

  • Dharam, Manukhta te Vigyan (Religion, Humanity and Science): – a collection of essays on science and social issues in Punjabi, published by the Rationalist Society (Punjab, India) 2002; these essays are reprinted from previously published articles in newspapers, Punjabi Tribune (Chandigarh), and Nawan-Zamana (Jallandhar), India.

Front covers of my books:







A book series of 5 volumes titled:

3. Biological Aging and its Modulation



Series Editor: Suresh I. S. Rattan

Kluwer Academic Publishers; Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2003-2004.