UCL Division of Biosciences


Slowing ageing through drug discovery - a Nature Review by Partridge, Fuentealba and Kennedy

29 May 2020

The latest review from Linda Partridge (IHA), Matias Fuentealba (IHA) and Brian Kennedy (Singapore University), examines the most promising interventions to slow ageing and groups them into two tiers based on the robustness of the preclinical, and some clinical, results.

Photo of Prof Linda Partridge

The authors then focussed on the potential of the interventions and the feasibility of conducting clinical trials with these agents, with the overall aim of maintaining health for longer before the end of life.

The full article is published at https://www.nature.com/articles/s41573-020-0067-7 (subcription required)