The study is funded by the Appleby Foundation, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars program and the University of California, Berkeley Population Center.
Researchers Elizabeth Blackburn, Elissa Epel and Jue Lin are also co-founders of a new company called Telome Health Inc., which is developing applications of telomere biology to improve health.
For more information on this type of lifestyle, visit the Calorie Restriction Society.
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