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As the Worm Ages: Epilepsy Drugs Lengthen Nematode Life Span

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Science  14 Jan 2005:
Vol. 307, Issue 5707, pp. 193
DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5707.193a

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Geneticists report on page 258 of this issue that a class of antiseizure drugs markedly extends the life span of the roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans.