Aging delay: of mice and men

Aging delay: of mice and men


  • Vladimir Anisimov Department of Carcinogenesis and Oncogerontology, N.N. Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology, Pesochny, St. Petersburg, Russia


Geroprotectors, testing, rodents, humans


The evaluation of the safety of a drug in rodents that may be used as geroprotectors is a challenge of current times. In the paper, we discuss approaches to long-term assays for selection of potent aging delay drugs for humans. Priority is given to methods combining evaluation of carcinogenic safety and life-spanning potential. The use of such methods will be time-efficient and economically feasible.


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Anisimov V. Aging delay: of mice and men. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2021 Jan. 28 [cited 2024 Jul. 13];92(1):e2021073. Available from: