Published Online: Saturday, June 1, 2002

?There is as yet no convincing evidence that administration of any specific compound, natural or artificial, can globally slow aging in people, or even in mice or rats.? The pronouncement comes from a panel created by the International Longevity Center (ILC)-USA, a not-for-profit, nonpartisan research organization, an affiliate of Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY.
The full report, ?Is There an Anti-Aging Medicine?? can be downloaded from the ILC-USA web site at

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