A celebrity asked me about TA-65 and cancer in mice

Ed Park, MD News 1 Comment

I got an email from a celebrity who takes TA-65 yesterday.  I can’t reveal the name but the concern was over this article about TA-65 and cancer risk in mice:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3025653/Anti-ageing-face-serum-tumour-alert-Product-claims-make-skin-genetically-younger-linked-cancer.html

Although he didn’t likely say it, this quote is often attributed to Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli. “There are lies, damned lies, and statistics.”  Well in this case, it the statistics don’t even show what the article claims. In my blog, mentioned in my email reply, I explain why.

“Dear (famous person who prefers anonymity)

This lawsuit was defeated in December 2014.  It was filed by a front, the CPC, on behalf of a disgruntled ex-employee.
With regard to the “increased cancer in mice” please see this blog post

http://www.rechargebiomedical.com/ta-65-repairs-telomeres-without-increasing-cancer-incidence-in-mice/

 

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Comments 1

  1. I recommend the book “How to Tell the Liars from the Statisticians” to your celebrity patient.

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