Natural Compound Reduces Signs of Aging in Healthy Mice (audio) Washington University School of Medicine Share Print E-Mail Loading audio... Caption A natural compound appears to slow some aspects of aging when added to the water that mice drink. It's not yet clear whether the compound can actually help the animals live longer, or whether it could provide the same benefits in people, but a new study from researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis says it may be worth a look because the compound can keep the animals "younger" and healthier during their lives. Jim Dryden has more... Credit Washington University BioMed Radio Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.