Today we offer you an interview with Dr. Marvin Formosa, director of the International Institute on Ageing of the United Nations, Malta (INIA). But first let’s find out, how the issue of population aging was first introduced into the agenda of the United Nations, and why the UN body with focus on aging is located…

The battle against aging is not going to be an easy one, and it will likely require the most refined tools modern science has to offer. Among them, artificial intelligence may be one of the most promising, and is being extensively used by biogerontology researchers such as Dr. Alex Zhavoronkov. Boasting an impressive collection of…

Dr. João Pedro de Magalhães is one of the arguably few people who found their purpose in life at a very young age. When he was still in elementary school, dr. de Magalhães realised that he, like everyone else in the world, suffered from an incurable, progressive disease – aging. Consequently, he decided to become…

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…

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…

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…

For many of you reading this article Dr Aubrey de Grey, needs little or no introduction. However, for those less well acquainted with his work, he is one of the most prominent scientists in the longevity field. More than fifteen years ago, Aubrey took up the challenge of persuading the aging research community, that aging was…

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