Metformin could be the first FDA approved antiaging drug

Posted in Medicine on 27th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Most surprising of all, Metformin-takers seemed to get cancer far less frequently.

How diabetes drug metformin prevents, suppresses cancer growth

Posted in Medicine on 19th Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

Ancient genetic pathway suggests new ways to fight cancers and support healthy ageing.

Type-1 diabetes 'prevention' trial starts in Scotland

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Metformin is already used to treat diabetes, but it is not clear if it might prevent it from developing in the first place.

Type 2 Diabetes Drug Metformin Could Decrease Cancer Deaths

Posted in Medicine on 17th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Over 400 million people in the world have diabetes, 400 times higher compared to data collected in 1980.