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Metformin, Gamma Rays or Chocolate?

26-Dec-2015

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Brian Hanley discusses the safety of metformin aging clinical trial.

Median life span extension for mice 6.87%.

2-4 years extra life span might be possible for humans.

Gamma ray irradiation extended mouse life span by 6.5%.

Chocolate may have as large an overall effect as metformin – Acticoa, a Swiss product, improved cognition and increased life span by 11%.

The study was published in the PubMed Central.

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