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Comment author: ZankerH 11 April 2014 07:52:21PM *  2 points [-]

The point is extending maximal lifespan, not average lifespan.

Comment author: no_titman 03 May 2014 07:09:31PM 1 point [-]

It's also worth noting that those diseases mainly affect people in the developing countries. Personally I am interested in shaving my own ass.