life span extension

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  • Life span extension in Caenorhabditis elegans by complete removal of food.
  • Age- and calorie-independent life span extension from bacterial food deprivation in Caenorhabditis elegans.
  • Sirtuin-independent effects of nicotinamide on life span extension from calorie restriction.
  • Life span extension can occur as the result of genetic alterations that increase DNA repair, reduce oxidative damage or reduce cell suicide (apoptosis) due to DNA damage.
  • Sir2-indepdendent life span extension by calorie restriction in yeast.
  • Gabriele Rossi - a popular entrepreneur and innovator in the Italian insurance market - wrote dozens of articles in popular and specialized magazines on the impact of the technological revolution (and the life-span extension) on the economy and the society as a whole.
  • In 2001, he led the USC team that discovered that inhibition of the growth stimulating Mammalian target of rapamycin/S6 kinase pathway by deletion of the SCH9 gene caused a 3-fold life span extension in yeast.
  • In 2008 the Longo laboratory showed that inactivation of the Tor-S6K and Ras-PKA pathways is responsible for a major portion of the effects of calorie restriction on life span and together with calorie restriction causes a 10 fold life span extension.