Saturday, May 24, 2014

Ending Pain Could Make Us Live Longer

Source: VICE Motherboard

...Knocking out a pain receptor that goes wild in older people seems to extend the lives of mice by roughly 15 percent.

Assuming an average age of 80 years or so, you're looking at a good half decade or more of high-quality life, if the results of the study can be translated to humans.

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