Some naturally occurring compounds that increase longevity and stress resistance in model organisms of aging

  title={Some naturally occurring compounds that increase longevity and stress resistance in model organisms of aging},
  author={Dar{\'i}o R. G{\'o}mez-Linton and Silvestre Alavez and Adriana Alarc{\'o}n-Aguilar and Norma Edith L{\'o}pez-Diazguerrero and Mina Konigsberg and Laura J P{\'e}rez-Flores},
Humans and other organisms show age-related signs of deterioration, which makes aging an interesting process to study. In the present work, we review the anti-aging evidence of several of the most promising natural compounds. Quercetin, rapamycin, resveratrol, spermidine, curcumin or sulforaphane administration increase longevity and stress resistance in model organisms such as yeasts, nematodes, flies and mice. Even more, rapamycin, resveratrol, and curcumin are currently in preclinical tests… Expand
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