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Apr 20, 2017

Join Us: Become a Lifespan Hero!

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Calling all Longevity Superheroes!

We have launched our Lifespan Heroes campaign to raise funds for LEAF so we can continue delivering quality content, exclusive interviews, scientific commentaries, advocacy and more.

We have made amazing progress over the last two years thanks to our volunteers, but now we need some help from our heroes — the longevity community.

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Apr 19, 2017

Dr. Alex Zhavoronkov – A.I. Versus Aging

Posted by in categories: life extension, robotics/AI

AI vs Aging. Who will win this war?

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Apr 18, 2017

Calling all the Heroes!

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Calling all the Longevity Superheroes, science needs you! We are proud to launch our brand new campaign and this time there is a twist.

We have launched our Lifespan Heroes campaign to raise funds for LEAF so we can continue delivering quality content, exclusive interviews, scientific commentaries, advocacy and more. We have done an amazing job over the last two years with our volunteers but now we need some help from our heroes — the longevity community.


Spring is the best time to celebrate life and remember all the good things we have achieved to improve and protect human life. One of the organizations which contributed the most to the development of healthcare systems around the globe is the World Health Organization founded by the United Nations. WHO’s Constitution came into force on 7 April 1948 – a date we now celebrate every year as World Health Day.

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Apr 18, 2017

There are more urgent issues

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Haven’t we all heard it a billion times? ‘There are other priorities’ more urgent than defeating ageing. This article attempts to rebut that objection.


Somebody think of the children!!!

—Every social justice warrior ever

Sigh.

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Apr 17, 2017

Removing Aging Cells With a New Class of Senolytic Drug

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, life extension

A short summary of the recent senescent cell removal therapy being developed by a team in the Netherlands.


A quick summary of the new FOXO4 senescent cell removal therapy by Dr. Oliver Medvedik from LEAF.

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Apr 15, 2017

Who wants to live forever? Transhumanism’s vision of the future for wealthy white males

Posted by in categories: life extension, transhumanism

It’s tricky to bring transhumanism into sharp focus. As with, say, feminism, the meaning of the word varies hugely between individuals who identify with it, and the level of commitment may vary between an occasional affirmation or a crusading passion. Like feminism, transhumanism has many factions, often at war with one another, or with the broader culture; as with feminism, a lot of people identify as transhumanist without spending much time learning what those who coined the term were actually on about. Transhumanism broadly considers technology as an emancipatory route to individual and/or collective transcendence over the ‘limitations’ of the human condition.

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Apr 13, 2017

New pill considered key in the fight against ageing

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This contains information that is not in other articles on the same topic of David Sinclair:

“The results certainly sound encouraging. Before he started taking a 500mg NMN pill every morning, 47-year-old Professor Sinclair had his blood tested and was told his body had a biological age of 58.

After consuming NMN for three months, he was tested again and his biological age was 32.”

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Apr 12, 2017

Billionaire Jim Mellon invests in anti-ageing research firm

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Billionaire investor Jim Mellon has joined the push to solve age-related diseases and bring rejuvenation biotechnology to the world.


Billionaire biotechnology investor Jim Mellon has unveiled an investment in an ambitious new venture which seeks to tackle ageing and age-related diseases.

Insilico Medicine is a big data analytics company which says its mission is to ‘extend healthy longevity’.

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Apr 11, 2017

Liz Parrish — Human of the Future

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, education, genetics, life extension

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEGccyXSQAU

New one from Liz.


Full Video ► https://goo.gl/tHvTF5
BioViva ► http://bioviva-science.com

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Apr 11, 2017

What the Wealthy’s Quest for Immortality Means for You

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The ruling class tell us universal healthcare is ‘unfeasible’ while they pour millions into immortality drugs and seek godhood itself.

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