UW scientists seek to extend dogs' lives with anti-aging drug ...
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Researchers at the University of Washington's Dog Aging Project gave rapamycin to 16 dogs and imaged their hearts.
'It started to function better. It started to look like a more youthful heart,' said Matt Kaeberlein, co-director of the Dog Aging Project, who has presented this research at conferences but hasn't yet published it.
Those dogs took rapamycin for only 10 weeks.