HSF-1Heat Shock Factor 1
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Seemingly, youth-extending drugs aimed at increasing the activity of the FOXO and HSF-1 transcription factors may be useful for staving off Alzheimer's disease since the IGF pathway plays so many varied roles in the body.
That longer life depended on another "FOXO transcription factor" called DAF-16 and the heat shock factor HSF-1.
In fact, glucose makes no difference to the life span of worms that lack DAF-16 or HSF-1, they showed.