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Caenorhabditis elegans Battling Starvation Stress: Low Levels of Ethanol Prolong Lifespan in L1 Larvae

  • Paola V. Castro,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Shilpi Khare,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Brian D. Young,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Steven G. Clarke mail

    clarke@mbi.ucla.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Published: January 18, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029984

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 27 Jan 2012 at 21:44 GMT

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Publication: UCLA Newsroom
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Publication: Gizmodo Australia
Title: “Drinking Doubles Lifespans, Reduces Stress”
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Publication: Science 2.0
Title: “Alcohol For A Longer Life?”
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Publication: TG Daily
Title: “Alcohol doubles lifespan”
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Publication: Mail Online
Title: “Drinking alcohol can double your life expectancy - at least if you're a worm”
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Publication: The Register
Title: “Alcohol DOUBLES LIFESPAN, helps resist stress”
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Publication: Times of India
Title: “Little alcohol more than doubles worm's life”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 03 Feb 2012 at 23:30 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Huffington Post
Title: “Drinking Benefits: How Alcohol May Affect Longevity And Heart Health”
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Publication: Wine Spectator
Title: “A Fountain of Youth Inside a Tiny Drop of Alcohol? | Health News | News & Features | Wine Spectator”
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Publication: Yahoo! News
Title: “Drink Alcohol, Live Longer? Works for Worms - Yahoo! News”
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Publication: Deccan Journal
Title: “Tiny alcohol amounts double worm's life | C Elegans | Alcoholic Beverage | California professor Steven Clarke | Deccan Journal”
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Publication: Web Inquirer
Title: “Alcohol drops can extend life”
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Publication: Science Technology Gate
Title: “Minuscule Amount Of Alcohol Increases Life Span Of Worms | Science Technology Gate”
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Publication: e! Science News
Title: “Tiny amounts of alcohol dramatically extend a worm's life, but why? | e! Science News”
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Publication: University of California Newsroom
Title: “Mystery: How alcohol dramatically extends worm's life”
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