Aging. It's never too late.


Journal Article

When organisms as diverse as yeast and rodents are subjected to a restricted diet, they live longer. The good news is, according to Vaupel, Carey, and Christensen in their Perspective, that switching to a restricted diet at any age can yield the benefit of increased longevity--at least in flies (Mair et al.).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Vaupel, JW; Carey, JR; Christensen, K

Published Date

  • September 2003

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 301 / 5640

Start / End Page

  • 1679 - 1681

PubMed ID

  • 14500969

Pubmed Central ID

  • 14500969

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1095-9203

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0036-8075

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1126/science.1090529


  • eng