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The search for a pill that can help dogs - and humans - live longer

34 mins | Oct 22, 2022
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Man's best friend could be the first to hack the ageing process. A tragedy of human-canine relations is that a 10-year-old dog is old, while a 28-year-old person is in the prime of life. A startup called Loyal is developing drugs to delay ageing in dogs and extend their healthy lifespan. Tom Simonite explores the fascinating developments and their potential to apply to all types of life.

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