calorie unit of energy

Known as: cal, Gram Calorie, calorie (usual) 
A non-SI unit of energy defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of pure water by one degree Centigrade under… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Resveratrol is a natural compound that affects energy metabolism and mitochondrial function and serves as a calorie restriction… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The human distal gut harbours a vast ensemble of microbes (the microbiota) that provide important metabolic capabilities… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We generated mice that overexpress the sirtuin, SIRT1. Transgenic mice have been generated by knocking in SIRT1 cDNA into the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Why is America a land of low-calorie food claims yet high-calorie food intake? Four studies show that people are more likely to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Calorie restriction extends life span in organisms ranging from yeast to mammals. Here, we report that calorie restriction for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Dietary restriction (DR) extends life span in diverse organisms, including mammals, and common mechanisms may be at work. DR is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Calorie restriction can extend life span in a variety of species including mammals, flies, nematodes, and yeast. Despite the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Calorie restriction extends lifespan in organisms ranging from yeast to mammals. In yeast, the SIR2 gene mediates the life… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Calorie restriction extends life-span in a wide variety of organisms. Although it has been suggested that calorie restriction may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The aim of this study was to evaluate the reproducibility and validity of a 61-item semiquantitative food frequency questionnaire… (More)
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