New study could put anti-aging pill back on the shelf

By George Dvorsky, May 2, 2012 9:20 AM

New research coming out of the National Institutes of Health and the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research is contradicting a 2010 claim by the National Institutes for Aging that resveratrol does not extend lifespan. The NIA research had dashed hopes for the development of an anti-aging pill, but it now appears that resveratrol — a natural compound found in grapes, blueberries, and red wine — is back on the map.”