Scientific Articles

American Heart Association

April 12, 2013

Growth factors, nutrient signaling, and cardiovascular ageing.


March 3, 2012

Starvation, detoxification, and multidrug resistance in cancer therapy.

Science Translational Medicine

February 8, 2012

Fasting Cycles Retard Growth of Tumours and Sensitise a Range of Cancer Cell Types to Chemotherapy.


July 28, 2011

Fasting vs. dietary restriction in cellular protection and cancer treatment: from model organisms to patients.

Translational Medicine

February 16, 2011

Growth hormone receptor deficiency is associated with a major reduction in pro-ageing signalling, cancer, and diabetes in humans.

Landes Bioscience

November 15, 2010

Fasting and differential chemotherapy protection in patients

Science Magazine

April 16, 2010

Extending Healthy Life Span–From Yeast to Humans

Cancer Research

February 15, 2010

Cancer Research – Selectively Protect Normal Cells by Reducing IGF-1

NIH Public Access

February 1, 2010

Calorie restriction and cancer prevention: metabolic and molecular mechanisms


December 1, 2009

Ageing – Fasting and Cancer Treatment in Humans: A Case series report

Science Magazine

August 29, 2008

Can Fasting Blunt Chemotherapy’s Debilitating Side Effects?


August 17, 2008

PNAS – Starvation Enhances Chemotherapy


March 8, 2008

Starvation-dependent differential stress resistance protects normal but not cancer cells against high-dose chemotherapy

Cell Press

July 11, 2016

Fasting-Mimicking Diet Reduces HO-1 to Promote T Cell-Mediated Tumor Cytotoxicity

Biomed Central

June 2016

Safety and feasibility of fasting in combination with platinum-based chemotherapy

Circulation Research

May 2016

Dietary Interventions, Cardiovascular Aging, and DiseaseAnimal Models and Human Studies

Aging Cell

March 11, 2013

Protein restriction cycles reduce IGF-1 and phosphorylated Tau,and improve behavioral performance in an Alzheimer’s disease mouse model


February 21, 2013

Short-term calorie and protein restriction provide partial protection from chemotoxicity but do not delay glioma progression


September 11, 2012

Fasting enhances the response of glioma to chemo- and radiotherapy