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Immortality

  • Theodore J. Gordon
  • Mariana Todorova
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Abstract

Issue: Why do we have to die? We have futurist friends who think they may live forever. They see their life span as a race between the future date of discovery of disease cures and the dates when those murderous diseases may attack them. “The worst irony would be discovering a cure for the disease that kills me,” they say, “the day after I die from it.” Certainly, some people will suffer that fate. In the meantime, extension of healthy life with a pill or treatment is a shimmering goal yet to be attained. There are hints, however, that the drug Metformin may be a magic life-extending drug.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Theodore J. Gordon
    • 1
  • Mariana Todorova
    • 2
  1. 1.Millennium ProjectOld LymeUSA
  2. 2.Bulgarian Academy of SciencesSofiaBulgaria

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