139: Professor Gordan Lauc on How Glycans Are a Key Tool in Healthy Aging and Will Shape the Future of Medicine

How Glycans Are a Key Tool in Healthy Aging and Will Shape the Future of Medicine

Welcome to episode 139 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

We have a Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular biology and Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer at GlycanAge, Professor Gordan Lauc, stopping by for a fascinating discussion on glycans. Glycans are becoming increasingly recognized as a pivotal piece in the longevity puzzle. However, you probably haven’t heard of why glycans are massively important—until now.


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • Gordan’s origin story
  • What are glycans (and their importance)
  • Epigenetics and glycans
  • AGE’s vs. glycans
  • Glycans and their connection to perimenopause (and estrogen)
  • Glycans and COVID
  • How glycans serve as a check engine light for our health
  • Why are glycans being studied more
  • How many times to test yourself each year
  • And much more

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