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asianAsian Americans men in New Jersey live longer than high life expectancy Hong Kong Women

Hong Kong has been the country in longevity for the past three years. Currently the life expectancy in Hong Kong is 81.7 years for men and 87.3 years for women. The combined life expectancy is 84.5 years. This is longer …

diseaseSix injections a year of Fasenra fixes the root cause of extreme Asthma in many people

Fasenra is an injected medication that helps prevent severe asthma attacks (exacerbations) and may improve your breathing. Fasenra reduces blood eosinophils. About 50% of people with severe asthma have too many eosinophils in their lungs. Eosinophils are white blood cells, …

CAR-THundreds of modifications to engineered cells against cancer and other diseases to make it more effective and lower costs

CAR-T cell therapy refers to a treatment that uses transformed cells for cancer therapy. T-cells can be removed from a person, genetically altered and put them back into the patient for them to attack the cancer cells. Killer T-Cells have …

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 …

antiagingJuvenescence investing $43.2 million in AgeX

Juvenescence will purchase, in a single transaction, 14.4 million shares of AgeX Therapeutics from BioTime for $43.2 million. 50% of the purchase price will be paid to BioTime in cash and the remaining 50% will be a 2-year convertible/redeemable note …

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 …

alzheimer'sSamumed worth $12 billion is working on tissue regeneration to combat alzheimers and more

Samumed has raised $438 million with a $12 billion valuation. Samumed is a leader in medical research and development for tissue-level regeneration. They have a biotechnology platform based on small molecule-based Wnt pathway modulation, they develop therapeutics to address a …

artificial intellgenceArtificial Intelligence creating new drugs from scratch by efficiently searching huge molecular possibilities

AI is revolutionizing medicine including radiology, pathology, and other medical specialties. Deep learning (DL) technologies are beginning to find applications in drug discovery including areas of molecular docking, transcriptomics, reaction mechanism elucidation, and molecular energy prediction. A crucial step in …

antiagingAnother possibility for antiaging drugs for removing senescent cells

The University of Exeter has new compounds which reduced the number of senescent cells (older cells that have deteriorated and stopped dividing) up to 50%. The Exeter team also identified two splicing factors (a component of cells) that play a …

antiaging80 year old billionaires are injecting Placental stem cells to boost lifespan and health

Injecting Placental stem cells into old mice at the end of their lives can boost longevity by 50%. It extends the life of 2-year-old mice to three years. Peter Diamandis states that he personally knows billionaires who are over the …