A drug could allow some dogs to live longer lives, paving the way for similar medications for humans

In the early 1990s, an overgrown shaggy schlub of a St. Bernard named Beethoven won the hearts of millions of children with a pair of hit theatrical movies, the titularly titled “Beethoven” (1992) and “Beethoven’s 2nd” (1993). Tragically, the real-life Beethoven died shortly after the sequel was filmed, thereby inadvertently raising awareness about how St....

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