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A4M Discussion

Don Ashley dashley at TENET.EDU
Mon Feb 20 18:58:49 EST 1995

The A4M conference in Vegas produced some stimulating concepts.  It would 
be beneficial if those topics were discussed and threaded on this 
newsgroup as well as Longevit newsgp.

On Mon, 20 Feb 1995, Kimmo Hatanpaa wrote:

> ks at csu.murdoch.edu.au (J.B.) wrote:
> > A book called 'smart drugs II' claims that deprenyl increases the life of
> >mice by 40%. The authors say that this will probably happens to humans
> >too. Is this true ?
> Some results with mice have been negative, but Deprenyl does seem
> to extend the maximum lifespan of rats. Only Dr. Knoll from Hungary
> has reported numbers as high as 40%, though. Usually the increase is
> somewhere around 20%.
> Hans J. Kugler, PhD, wrote:
> >Interesting new data about deprenyl (eldepryl) were presented by
> >Gwen Ivy, PhD, at the 1994 Amer. Acad. Anti-Aging Medicine in Las
> >Vegas. Tapes about this and many other lectures (thymus extracts,
> >DHEA, Co-Q-10, and more) are available from 
> Why don't you summarize this new data and post it to the group so we
> can all discuss it. These tapes are expensive and contain only one
> lecture each.  I doubt that Dr. Ivy presented much new information
> about Deprenyl. There wasn't any in the conference report by Life
> Extension Magazine.
> >OR: Read my latest book "TRIPPING THE CLOCK, a practical guide to
> >anti-aging and rejuvenation," (1994, HQ Publ., $ 19.95), available from
> Sounds like an interesting book. Why don't you post some of the
> major ideas from your book so we can discuss it.
> Kimmo Hatanpaa, M.D.

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