Investigational drugs and nutrients for human longevity. Recent clinical trials registered in and

  title={Investigational drugs and nutrients for human longevity. Recent clinical trials registered in and},
  author={Ricardo P Garay},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs},
  pages={749 - 758}
  • R. Garay
  • Published 3 June 2021
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs
ABSTRACT Introduction: Several pharmacological drugs have shown proof of concept for longevity in animal models. I aimed to identify and review those longevity drug candidates that are undergoing clinical trials. Areas covered: Recent (post-2017) longevity clinical trials were found in US and EU clinical trial registries. Longevity drug candidates are the antidiabetic drugs metformin and acarbose, and the immunosuppressant rapamycin. These medicinal drugs are tested on biochemical and clinical… 

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