Studying Both Sexes with the NIH National Institute on Aging's Interventions Testing Program
Good science starts with good study design, taking both sexes into account. NIH's Dr. Nancy Nadon talks about her work with the National Institute on Aging's Interventions Testing Program and how considering the biological variable sex from the start can have surprising results.
- Rapamycin-Mediated Lifespan Increase in Mice is Dose and Sex-Dependent and Metabolically Distinct from Dietary Restriction. (2013)
- Acarbose, 17-α-Estradiol, and Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid Extend Mouse Lifespan Preferentially in Males. (2013)
- Rapamycin fed late in life extends lifespan in genetically heterogeneous mice. (2009)