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Submission + - Immunosuppressant Drug Could Slow Effects of Aging (ibtimes.com)

Pierre Bezukhov writes: Scientists believe rapamycin works by inhibiting the pathway of mTOR, a protein when suppressed slows the effects of aging.

Studies have already demonstrated that mice treated with rapamycin live 13 percent longer for females and 9 percent longer for males.

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