Ageing: Diet and longevity in the balance.


Fecundity Lifespan Ovaries InR TOR It’s common wisdom that eating the right food, and not too much of it, is good for you. Dietary restriction — reduced food intake without malnutrition — indeed prolongs lifespan in organisms ranging from yeast, worms and flies to rodents, monkeys and possibly humans. But dietary restriction also has its costs: it often… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/462989a


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