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Nir Barzilai

Institute for Aging Research

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

1300 Morris Park Avenue




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  • Institute for Aging Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, USA. 2006 - 2009
  • Department of Medicine, the Diabetes Research and Training Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, USA. 1998 - 2005
  • Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York 10461, USA. 1998


  1. Biological approaches to mechanistically understand the healthy life span extension achieved by calorie restriction and modulation of hormones. Barzilai, N., Bartke, A. J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. A genotype of exceptional longevity is associated with preservation of cognitive function. Barzilai, N., Atzmon, G., Derby, C.A., Bauman, J.M., Lipton, R.B. Neurology (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Inflammatory peptides derived from adipose tissue. Rudin, E., Barzilai, N. Immunity. &. Ageing. :. & (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. Unique lipoprotein phenotype and genotype associated with exceptional longevity. Barzilai, N., Atzmon, G., Schechter, C., Schaefer, E.J., Cupples, A.L., Lipton, R., Cheng, S., Shuldiner, A.R. JAMA (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Searching for human longevity genes: the future history of gerontology in the post-genomic era. Barzilai, N., Shuldiner, A.R. J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. (2001) [Pubmed]
  6. The role of fat depletion in the biological benefits of caloric restriction. Barzilai, N., Gabriely, I. J. Nutr. (2001) [Pubmed]
  7. Revisiting the role of fat mass in the life extension induced by caloric restriction. Barzilai, N., Gupta, G. J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. (1999) [Pubmed]
  8. Decreased visceral adiposity accounts for leptin effect on hepatic but not peripheral insulin action. Barzilai, N., She, L., Liu, L., Wang, J., Hu, M., Vuguin, P., Rossetti, L. Am. J. Physiol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  9. Interaction between aging and syndrome X: new insights on the pathophysiology of fat distribution. Barzilai, N., Gupta, G. Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. (1999) [Pubmed]
  10. Surgical removal of visceral fat reverses hepatic insulin resistance. Barzilai, N., She, L., Liu, B.Q., Vuguin, P., Cohen, P., Wang, J., Rossetti, L. Diabetes (1999) [Pubmed]
  11. The effect of age-dependent increase in fat mass on peripheral insulin action is saturable. Barzilai, N., Banerjee, S., Hawkins, M., Chang, C.J., Chen, W., Rossetti, L. J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. (1998) [Pubmed]
  12. Caloric restriction reverses hepatic insulin resistance in aging rats by decreasing visceral fat. Barzilai, N., Banerjee, S., Hawkins, M., Chen, W., Rossetti, L. J. Clin. Invest. (1998) [Pubmed]
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