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Nicholas Wade

My Favorite Resveratrol, Promising Results for Mimetic

August 22, 2011

On the front page of the NY TIMES – August 19,2011 –Nicholas Wade reported on Dr. Rafael de Cabo’s newly published study on the positive effects of a resveratrol mimetic SRT-1720 on obese mice.  
To read the entire NY Times article by Nicholas Wade, click here.
I have followed this study, but I have also followed another one, [...]

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Comment on Recent Article on Resveratrol in the NY Times

January 20, 2011

In a January 11, 2011 article by Nicholas Wade in the New York Times Science Section Titled: ‘Doubt on Anti-Aging Molecule as Drug Trial Stops’, the piece begins with:
 ”The pharmaceutical company Sirtris announced last month that it had halted the last of its clinical trials of resveratrol.”
 I wasn’t aware of the article until a friend [...]

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Director’s Comment

September 1, 2010

Comment on the NY Times
During the filming of “To Age or Not To Age”, a number of the scientists mentioned, in one way or another, that aging research has historically been seen as crackpot, from the ancient myths to Ponce de Leon.
I had also looked skeptically at the pursuit of radical life extension or extreme [...]

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