ProLon Company Journey

Every product we make is an extension of our goal to help people achieve optimal health and live to their fullest potential. The solutions we offer are not fad diets with unsubstantiated claims, but the results of decades of remarkable research performed by renowned experts at some of the world’s most prestigious institutions.

L-Nutra's founder, Valter Longo is born in Genoa, Italy
1967

Longo was born in Genoa, Italy to Calabrian parents. He moved to Chicago in the United States as a teenager and lived with extended relatives. While there, he observed that his relatives in the United States, who were eating diets rich in fat, meat and sugar, were suffering from cardiovascular disease, which was rare among his family living in Italy

Valter receives his PhD in biochemistry from UCLA, where he specialized in anti-aging gene research
1997

In 1997 Valter finishes up his PhD from the University of California Los Angeles with a specialization in anti-aging gene research. he worked under calorie restriction guru Roy Walford, MD. He completed his postdoctoral training in neurobiology with longevity pioneer, Caleb Finch, PhD. He also received extensive training in immunology, endocrinology, microbiology, genetics, molecular biology, and pathology.

Valter is named as the Director of the Longevity Institute at the University of Southern California
1999?

Dr. Valter Longo is name the Director of the Longevity Institute at the University of Southern California. About the Longevity Institute: Because of the unique tradition of aging research, the broad longevity-related research, and the quality of the faculty, departments and schools involved at USC, the Longevity Institute represents one of the leading institutes for translational research on aging and age-related diseases.