Fasting boosts stem cells’ regenerative capacity

Age-related declines in stem cell function can be reversed by a 24-hour fast, according to a new study. Biologists found fasting dramatically improves stem cells’ ability to regenerate, in both aged and young mice.

Source: Fasting boosts stem cells’ regenerative capacity: A drug treatment that mimics fasting can also provide the same benefit, study finds — ScienceDaily



Categories: Aging and Longevity, Eating and Diet, Studies and Research

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