Sitrus’ New Drugs Would Extend Lifetime by Mimicking Effects of Near-Starvation

The Dutchess of Windor once said "you can never be too rich or too thin," and medical research suggests that lean people, who eat less, live longer.  A company hopes to develop new drugs that mimic the effects of near-starvation; it claims that the drugs would enhance longevity and has taken the company public. Read all about it in Red Herring's not-too recent article.