Valter D. Longo

Expert on aging, longevity and fasting
  • Professor of Gerontology
  • Professor in Biological Science
  • Director of the USC Longevity Institute
  • USC Davis School of Gerontology
Office: (213) 740-6212


  • the mechanisms and genetics of aging
  • healthy aging
  • the biochemistry of aging and age-related diseases
  • the oxidative biochemistry of Alzheimer's disease
  • oxidative damage and aging
  • the role of glucose/nutrients in the regulation of longevity


  • Italian