Travis Christofferson

Travis Chistofferson ~ Molecular Biologist and Author of the book Tripping Over the Truth: The Return of the Metabolic Theory of Cancer Illuminates a New and Hopeful Path to a Cure 

Travis's Bio

Travis Christofferson is a graduate of the Montana State Honors Program in molecular biology. He received the Nelson Fellowship for "outstanding undergraduate research", and continued graduate research in bioremediation and cancer theory culminating in an M.S. in Material Engineering and Science from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.

He is a science writer and the author of the recently released book Tripping Over the Truth: The Metabolic Theory of Cancer. The book offers a historical perspective on the reemerging metabolic theory of cancer -- a theory that contends cancer is precipitated and driven by damage to mitochondria.

Show Notes:

- The passion of telling the truth (01:00)

- The current "established" view of what cancer is (09:00)

- The Metabolic view of cancer (14:00)

- Understanding cancer for gentle cancer therapy (16:00)

- Why cancer treatment is still not cure'able (18:00)

- 1 in 5 reading this will die of cancer (22:00)

- The current victim mindset that comes with cancer diagnosis (23:00)

- Advent of agriculture and constant carbohydrate availability (27:00)

- Sugar makes your blood cry (31:00)

- The energy of Ketones vs Sugar (32:00)

- How to use exogenous ketones and the diet (42:00)

- If you have cancer, here is a suggestion (53:00)

- Your pet has cancer too (1:01:00)

- The environment is what causes cancer (1:04:00)



Cancer Is a Metabolic Disease by, Thomas Seyfried

Watson and Crick: Discovering DNA

Otto Warburg New York Times article

Alberto Villoldo

Sound by, Joseph Rael

Dr. Richard Veech

Ahmad M Khalil, Ph.D.

Dr. D'Agostino

Ketogenic Diet Clinical Trials

Rodney Habib Pet Health Blog

Keto Pet Sancutary

Gerald Pollack: The 4th Phase of Water

The Emperor Of All Maladies by, Siddhartha Mukherjee

Foundation by, Isaac Asimov


Metabolic Optimization Podcast

Tripping Over The Truth 

Metabolic Cancer Treatment