Life extension
Life extension science, also known as anti-aging medicine, indefinite life extension, experimental gerontology, and biomedical gerontology, is the study of slowing down or reversing the processes of a...
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The scientific legacy of Dolly the Sheep
Twenty years ago, British scientists introduced the world to Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be cloned using nuclear transfer. She only lived for seven ...
See Energetic 101-Year-Old Woman Dance Up A Storm
An 101-year-old woman is wowing the internet with her energetic dance moves. Minerva Boran proves age is just a number as she grooves to Elvis Presley's "Blue Suede Shoes." Boran broke out the moves i...
The secretive brain trust of Silicon Valley insiders who are helping Trump
Billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel is putting together a prominent group to share ideas with the Trump transition team. But he’s having trouble finding takers.
First Human Treated With CRISPR Gene-Edited Cells In China, Report Says
For the first time, a cancer patient is being treated with cells altered using a gene editing technique called CRISPR-Cas9.
Peter Thiel's Bet on Donald Trump Pays Off
Peter Thiel at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland in July. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York SAN FRANCISCO - Peter Thiel, the billionaire investor at odds with much of Silicon Valley, w...
Peter Thiel: Trump Gets 'Big Things' Right
Oct. 31 -- Investor and entrepreneur Peter Thiel, a co-founder of PayPal, spoke at the National Press Club in Washington on Monday. He discussed his support ...
The Anti-Aging Pill
Facing a long wait for evidence, a longevity researcher takes an unusual path to market.
Compound in broccoli may slow signs of aging
Fine lines creeping across your face, and the inevitable aches and pains that come with your advancing years— if you, like most, want to delay the depressing signs of aging, new research suggests a si...
Do lab mice hold the key to eternal youth? Kati Couric interviews Dr David Siinclair
Katie Couric interviews Dr David Sinclair of Harvad University the founder of Niagen Nicotinamide Riboside NR or NAD+
EVERYBODY DIES, BUT NOT EVERYBODY LIVES
The One Thing You Should Know; Before You Die I'm so happy to be working as a Futurologist with Neste on a project called ‪#‎PreOrderTheFuture‬. If you have ...
Peter Thiel to Donate $1.25 Million in Support of Donald Trump
Peter Thiel will give $1.25 million to Donald J. Trump's presidential bid through a ...
Limit To human Life May Be 115 (ish)
Our life spans appear to be limited to about 115 years, according to US scientists.
Beyond Resveratrol: The Anti-Aging NAD Fad
Whenever I see my 10-year-old daughter brimming over with so much energy that she jumps up in the middle of supper to run around the table, I think to myself, “those young mitochondria.” Mitochondria ...
Your never too old to dance!
Watch as Grandpa throw's away his canes and get's down at a wedding. He even goes on and dances with 2 lovely ladies!
Life expectancy
Life expectancy is a statistical measure of how long a person may live, based on the year of their birth, their current age and other demographic factors including gender. At a given age (age x) is th...
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Aging
Ageing (British English) or aging (American English) is the process of becoming older. It represents the accumulation of changes in a person over time. In humans, ageing refers to a multidimensional p...
Senescence
Senescence (/sɪˈnɛsəns/) (from Latin: senescere, meaning "to grow old", from senex) or biological aging (also spelled biological ageing) is the gradual deterioration of function characteristic of ...
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Negligible senescence
Negligible senescence is the lack of symptoms of ageing in a few select organisms. More specifically, negligibly senescent organisms do not have measurable reductions in their reproductive capability ...
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Immortality
Immortality is eternal life or the ability to live forever. Biological forms have inherent limitations that medical interventions or engineering may or may not be able to overcome. Natural selection h...
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DNA damage theory of aging
The DNA damage theory of aging proposes that aging is a consequence of unrepaired accumulation of naturally occurring DNA damages. Damage in this context is a DNA alteration that has an abnormal struc...
Hayflick limit
The Hayflick limit (or Hayflick phenomenon) is the number of times a normal human cell population will divide until cell division stops. Empirical evidence shows that the telomeres associated with eac...
Telomere
A telomere is a region of repetitive nucleotide sequences at each end of a chromatid, which protects the end of the chromosome from deterioration or from fusion with neighbouring chromosomes. Its name...
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Free-radical theory of aging
The free radical theory of aging (FRTA) states that organisms age because cells accumulate free radical damage over time. A free radical is any atom or molecule that has a single unpaired electron in ...
Free-radical theory of aging - Wikipedia
Glycation
Glycation (sometimes called non-enzymatic glycosylation) is the result of typically covalent bonding of a protein or lipid molecule with a sugar molecule, such as fructose or glucose, without the cont...
Strategies for Engineered Negligible Senescence
Strategies for Engineered Negligible Senescence (SENS) is the term coined by British biogerontologist Aubrey de Grey for the diverse range of regenerative medical therapies, either planned or currentl...
Rejuvenation (aging)
Rejuvenation is a medical discipline focused on the practical reversal of the aging process.Rejuvenation is distinct from life extension. Life extension strategies often study the causes of aging and ...
Calorie restriction
Calorie restriction (CR), or caloric restriction, is a dietary regimen that is based on low calorie intake. "Low" can be defined relative to the subject's previous intake before intentionally restrict...