Some calorie restriction related news: Details and registration information for the 3rd Annual CR Society Conference have been announced.
The third CR Society Conference will be held at The Howard Johnson Riverfront Hotel in Charleston South Carolina (click here for map and directions).
The Conference will run from Thursday November 4 through Sunday November 7, 2004. There will be a welcoming reception/registration on Wednesday Nov. 3 afternoon/evening - exact time and place to be announced.
The conference promises to be science-oriented - CR Society members have been building bridges with the research community for a number of years now.
A great deal of exciting progress in the science of calorie restriction has been made over the past year. Researchers are much closer to understanding exactly how calorie restriction extends healthy life span and provides resistance against age-related degenerative conditions, how genetic changes influence metabolism and the aging process, and how to replicate the effects with calorie restriction mimetic drugs.