E J Masoro

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Caloric restriction and aging: controversial issues
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science at San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:14-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Overview of caloric restriction and ageing
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Center for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 126:913-22. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of hormesis in life extension by dietary restriction
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 35:1-17. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A forum for commentaries on recent publications. FIRKO mouse report: important new model--but questionable interpretation
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:B871-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Caloric restriction and aging: an update
    E J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7756, TX, USA
    Exp Gerontol 35:299-305. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Caloric restriction-induced life extension of rats and mice: a critique of proposed mechanisms
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1790:1040-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary restriction-induced life extension: a broadly based biological phenomenon
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Biogerontology 7:153-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of sirtuin proteins in life extension by caloric restriction
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio 78229 3900, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 125:591-4. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Subfield history: caloric restriction, slowing aging, and extending life
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2003:RE2. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Action of food restriction on age-related changes in adipocyte lipolysis
    H A Bertrand
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    J Gerontol 42:666-73. 1987

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Caloric restriction and aging: controversial issues
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science at San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:14-9. 2006
    ..These differences in mortality responses to food restriction provide a potentially powerful tool for uncovering basic mechanisms underlying its life-prolonging action. A hypothesis is presented for use in the search for these mechanisms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Overview of caloric restriction and ageing
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Center for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 126:913-22. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint The role of hormesis in life extension by dietary restriction
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 35:1-17. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that hormesis plays a role in the life-extending and anti-aging actions of DR. The evidence for and against this possibility is considered, and it is concluded that hormesis does have an important role...
  4. ncbi request reprint A forum for commentaries on recent publications. FIRKO mouse report: important new model--but questionable interpretation
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:B871-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Caloric restriction and aging: an update
    E J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7756, TX, USA
    Exp Gerontol 35:299-305. 2000
    ..The evolution of the antiaging action of CR is also considered. Based on this consideration, a scenario unifying the above mechanisms is presented...
  6. doi request reprint Caloric restriction-induced life extension of rats and mice: a critique of proposed mechanisms
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1790:1040-8. 2009
    ..Based on currently available data, a provisional broad framework is presented depicting the complex of mechanisms that likely underlie the life-extending and other anti-aging actions of caloric restriction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary restriction-induced life extension: a broadly based biological phenomenon
    Edward J Masoro
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Biogerontology 7:153-5. 2006
    ..It is also concluded that given the currently available database, it is not possible to predict the quantitative effect of dietary restriction on the human life span...
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of sirtuin proteins in life extension by caloric restriction
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio 78229 3900, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 125:591-4. 2004
    ..Further research is needed to firmly establish the role of sirtuin proteins in life extension by caloric restriction in mammals...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subfield history: caloric restriction, slowing aging, and extending life
    Edward J Masoro
    Department of Physiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2003:RE2. 2003
    ..Caloric restriction has resulted in a consistent robust increase in the maximal length of life in mammalian species. This article reviews significant advances over the long history of research on calorie restriction and longevity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Action of food restriction on age-related changes in adipocyte lipolysis
    H A Bertrand
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    J Gerontol 42:666-73. 1987
    ..Phosphodiesterase activity is not influenced by diet, making it unlikely to be a postreceptor component lost with age...
  11. ncbi request reprint Senescent terminal weight loss in the male F344 rat
    Bill J Black
    Departments of Medicine, Pathology and Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 284:R336-42. 2003
    ..The duration of the period of terminal weight loss was similar for the AL and DR groups. Apparently, restricting calories delays the occurrence but does not affect the duration of senescent terminal weight loss...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physiology of aging
    E J Masoro
    Aging Research and Education Center, Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229-3900, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 11:S218-22. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Genetic mouse models of extended lifespan
    Hanyu Liang
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MSC 7762, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Exp Gerontol 38:1353-64. 2003
    ..However, these mouse models are already providing new information about the mechanism underlying mammalian aging...
  14. ncbi request reprint Caloric intake versus temporal pattern of food intake
    Edward J Masoro
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:423-4. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Biological stress response terminology: Integrating the concepts of adaptive response and preconditioning stress within a hormetic dose-response framework
    Edward J Calabrese
    School of Public Health, Morrill I, N344, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 222:122-8. 2007
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