Lifespan of worms extended almost 50% …
Lifespan of worms extended almost 50%
Anti-aging study increases worm lifespans by almost 50 percent
Given the chance, very few of us wouldn’t want to slow down the aging process. Chasing that fountain of youth is a major branch of medical science at the moment, and now, a team at Scripps Research has found that blocking a particular enzyme can extend the lifespan of worms by almost half again.