Valter Longo, Ph.D. on the Fasting-Mimicking Diet & Fasting for Longevity, Cancer & Multiple Sclerosis

Posted on October 4th 2016 (over 1 year)

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Dr. Rhonda Patrick speaks with Dr. Valter Longo, a professor of gerontology and biological sciences and director of the longevity institute at the University of Southern California. Dr. Longo has made huge contributions to the field of aging, including the role of fasting and diet in longevity and healthspan in humans as well as metabolic fasting therapies for the treatment of human diseases.

"In a mouse, about 40% of the white blood cells are destroyed during this period of four days of fasting or so. And then that 40% is rebuilt within a few days of refeeding." - Dr. Valter Longo Click To Tweet

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