Daily Archives: January 20, 2016

Autophagy – the housekeeper in every cell that fights aging. AGINGSCIENCES™ – Anti-Aging Firewalls™

Autophagy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autophagy) Fasting activates Autophagy –  Caloric restriction affects 5 molecular pathways that activate autophagy Sunlight, Vitamin D3 and Klotho activate Autophagy – there are three waysthrough which UV light, Vitamin D, and the Klotho activate autophagy viainhibiting the Insulin/ Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) pathway. Rapamycin activates Autophagy – there are two ways through which mTOR inhibitors activate autophagy – TORC1 and TORC2 mechanisms Caffeine activates Autophagy – Caffeine can activate autophagy via anmTOR-dependent mechanism Green tea activates Autophagy … Continue reading

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