This episode we covered the following paper and talked about the increasingly important role the gut microbiota has in the aging process.
Thevaranjan, N., Puchta, A., Schulz, C., Naidoo, A., Szamosi, J. C., Verschoor, C. P., … & Schertzer, J. D. (2017). Age-Associated Microbial Dysbiosis Promotes Intestinal Permeability, Systemic Inflammation, and Macrophage Dysfunction. Cell Host & Microbe, 21(4), 455-466.
Thanks to biologist Victor Bjoerk and Professor Mike Lustgarten for joining us for this show. Mike has a blog that covers aging and optimal health and nutrition here if you would like to learn more about his work. And as always, thank you to the Lifespan heroes for making this show possible.