More pressure to include the aging processes as a disease from a number of important scientists. This time Sweden is the focus for the push to have aging included in their disease classification with an article in the press by biologist and activist Victor Bjoerk. Now you may agree or disagree that the various processes…

Appropriate funding is crucial for scientific progress, which is especially true in the case of basic science. Fundamental studies do not deliver a final product or potential revenue in a short-term, so the most wealthy stakeholders in R&D – business – are unlikely to invest their money in them.    Studies exploring the main mechanisms…

New medical technologies need bold researchers to make the leap from the laboratory table to hospitals and clinics where they can improve or even save lives. Kelsey Moody, a 30-year-old scientist from Beekmantown, is one such researcher. Kelsey is especially interested in the treatment of age-related diseases but using a different approach. Currently researching age-related…

Today, February 21, is the birthday of Jeanne Louise Calment – the oldest verified human being ever, who managed to live an amazing 122 years and 164 days! Jeanne was an independent and positive person, and she managed to live all alone until aged 110. After a fire in her apartment she moved into a…

Most of the generation born in the 1980s enjoyed watching the science-fiction adventure comedy film “Back to the future”. The plot is built around the idea, that by using a time machine one can go back in time in order to fix things that have gone wrong, in order to help the present get back…

The rejuvenation research community is very diverse. Despite each of us having their favorite projects or directions of activity, the achievement of our common goal – the extended period of health and productivity – is highly dependent on this diversity. We need advocacy organizations to educate the public and fundraise actively, in order to support…

Today we will cover a story about how a member of our community, Mike Daniels, car mechanic turned cancer researcher, was inspired by the work of Dr. Aubrey de Grey and the SENS Foundation to address age-related diseases. What follows is an emotional, gritty but honest life story of someone who took action and is…

The world is currently experiencing a period of rapid population aging, with estimates stating that by 2050 about 22% of the global  population will be aged 60 years or older, and by the end of this century potentially being as high as one third. This trend is so pronounced worldwide and so impactful that it…

It is always good to see the increasing interest internationally in treating age-related diseases for healthier lives through the development of new medicines. Members of the Spanish scientific and cryonics communities have organized three conferences to be held in Barcelona, Madrid and Seville later this year. The conferences will cover topics relating to biotechnology, longevity,…

Hello, dear friends! So far we have raised over 13,000 dollars for the CellAge campaign! There are 22 days left before the campaign ends, and it is time to make another push towards the victory line. Also we have an exciting announcement: the CellAge project is now endorsed by LongeCity, one of the oldest international…

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