Calorie Restriction and benaGene™: The Key to Longevity?

Key Terms Calorie Restriction (CR) A dietary regimen that reduces the caloric intake of an individual without resulting in malnutrition or a reduction in the intake of essential nutrients. NAD+/NADH Ratio A high NAD+/NADH ratio increases the stimulation of a variety of genes in the mitochondria and is associated with high energy production. CR and benaGene™ both increase the NAD+/ NADH ratio. What is Calorie Restriction? Increasing longevity (or life span) is often considered  nothing  more  than  the  goal  of fictional mad scientists and sorcerers. However, caloric restriction (CR) has been extensively studied over the last 70 years, with numerous