Sirtuins genes used to increase lifespan

In summary, the book Lifespan by David Sinclair discusses the potential for increasing lifespan through the use of Sirtuin genes (SIRT1 to SIRT7). These genes have been shown to repair epi-genetic damage and extend mice lifespans by 20%. Human trials are expected to begin in the next few years. There is interest in this research and a desire for a forum to discuss and share information about it.
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Increasing lifespan - Sirtuins and genes
I read this book called Lifespan by a Harvard researcher called David Sinclair.
They have found that Sirtuin genes (SIRT1 to SIRT7) help in repairing epi-genetic damage and have been able to extend mice lifespans by 20%.
They are going to move to human trials within the next few years.

Is anyone following this research? Is there a forum where we could share/discuss this information?
 
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Summary:: Increasing lifespan - Sirtuins and genes

I read this book called Lifespan by a Harvard researcher called David Sinclair.
They have found that Sirtuin genes (SIRT1 to SIRT7) help in repairing epi-genetic damage and have been able to extend mice lifespans by 20%.
They are going to move to human trials within the next few years.

Is anyone following this research? Is there a forum where we could share/discuss this information?
Most of us could extend our expected lifespan 20% if we just followed our doctor's advice but we don't.
 
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