life extension Archive

antiagingWithin 5 years, the world could widely accept that we are within striking distance of a post aging world

Within 5 years, the world could widely accept that we are within striking distance of a post-aging world. This could be with the achievement of mice that would normally die at the age of three getting life extension at the …

antiagingAubrey de Grey indicates that all aspects of fighting the damage of aging are investable now

Aubrey De Grey discusses how all of the aspects of fighting the damage of aging have reached an investable stage. Ten years ago only stem cells were investable. Now companies have been formed to attempt to counter all of the …

antiagingCombining AgeX, Oiin Biotech and Rejuvenate Bio for huge antiaging

Michael West explains his theory that the body normally gets rid of senescent cells when we are younger because the body has enough rejuvenation to replace the cells. However, the older body cannot replace the cells as easily so the …

antiagingTriphala herbal supplement and probiotics boost fruit fly lifespan by 60%

McGill experiments in fruit flies show 60% increased lifespan thanks to a combination of probiotics and an herbal supplement. the bacteria living in our intestinal tract eat and this could have an influence on how well we age. Building on …

antiagingPeter Attia has a clinician approach to longevity and discusses Rapamycin dosage

Peter Attia is the founder of Attia Medical, PC, a medical practice with offices in San Diego and New York City, focusing on the applied science of longevity. He spoke with Joe Rogan about longevity. Peter lists three things that …

antiagingWe have molecular structure of telomerase which could accelerate antiaging results

Researchers have the molecular structure of telomerase. This should speed up the discovery of the best activators and inhibitors of telomerase. Good activators of telomerase has been shown to boost the lifespan of mice by 20%. Nature – Cryo-EM structure …

antiagingFinnish study is more evidence for life extending effect of increased toughness

A study of Finnish adults found that hitting the sauna four times a week lowered stroke risk, echoing previous research that found heat therapy has positive effects on the cardiovascular system. Older adults who like to bask in the heat …

brainBrainEx technology kept hundreds of pig brains alive outside of bodies for up to 36 hours

Yale University neuroscientist Nenad Sestan disclosed that a team he leads had experimented on between 100 and 200 pig brains obtained from a slaughterhouse, restoring their circulation using a system of pumps, heaters, and bags of artificial blood warmed to …

antiagingAubrey de Grey and West of AgeX talk about embryonic regeneration and reversing aging

Michael D. West 2018 Presentation at The World Stem Cell Summit on “Stem Cell Innovations That Will Change the World” Michael D. West, Ph.D., CEO of AgeX Therapeutics, discusses the medical regeneration revolution by looking back at how advances in …

antiagingTen year study of caloric restriction finds mouse lemur increases lifespan by 50%

Chronic caloric restriction strongly increases the lifespan of a small primate, the grey mouse lemur by 50%. This is one of the results of a ten-year experiment conducted by researchers at the CNRS and the French National Museum of Natural …