Figure 1. Leucine extends lifespan significantly in C. elegans. (A) Chemical structure of L-Leucine. (B) Survival curves of wild-type nematodes treated with 0 (black), 100μM (red), 1000μM (blue) and 10000μM (green) Leu


Leucine Exerts Lifespan Extension and Improvement in Three Types of Stress Resistance (Thermotolerance, Anti-Oxidation and Anti-UV Irradiation) in C. elegans

Hongyuan Wang, Jin Wang, Zhizhou Zhang

Journal of Food and Nutrition Research. 2018, 6(10), 665-673 doi:10.12691/jfnr-6-10-8