TARGETED THERAPIES --BIOLOGICAL AND SMALL MOLECULE DRUGS
With Baby Boomers ready to spend billions on aging, big pharma has been ...entrepreneurs are aiming to rebuild, regenerate and reprogram patients' organs, limbs, cells and DNA so people will be able live longer and better.
As of 2015 metformin was under study for its potential effect on slowing aging in the worm C.elegans and the cricket. Its effect on otherwise healthy humans is unknown. Trials in this area are underway including the Metformin in Longevity Study (MILES) and the Targeting Aging with Metformin (TAME) study.