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A Knowledge Hub for Biotech Finance and Blockchain

The worlds of aging research, biotechnology, finance and blockchain technology are rapidly colliding to drive progress forwards. Here you will find news and educational articles relating to these subjects to help you get an overview of the field in the context of financial issues.

  • Telling Genuine DAOs and Scams Apart

    Telling Genuine DAOs and Scams Apart

    DAOs can be effective organizational structures. According to the latest figures, the total treasury of all DAOs (registered) is around $21 billion, indicating trust in an evolving market. Interest in crypto and crypto-based longevity projects continues to […]
  • What a Deal Flow Means for a DAO

    What a Deal Flow Means for a DAO

    DAOs donโ€™t just fund every proposal that appears before them, as they are accountable to their voting members. Much like a regular investment fund, though not all DAOs are investment funds, they […]
  • CureDAO and Its Mission

    CureDAO and Its Mission

    Every day, 1.134 trillion megabytes of data are created. As that trajectory continues its upward trend, it presents both never-before-seen risk and potential. Although cyber criminals are often quick to exploit the vulnerabilities of available data resources, […]
  • What Is Gitcoin and What Does It Mean for Longevity?

    What Is Gitcoin and What Does It Mean for Longevity?

    Gitcoin is an online platform that provides the digital community with an opportunity to work on open-source software projects for pay. Additionally, the platform acts as a crowdsourcing platform for community […]
The Longevity Prize encourages progress outside of traditional science grants and systems.
  • Designing a DAO: Insight from the VitaDAO Team

    Designing a DAO: Insight from the VitaDAO Team

    DAOs are relatively new forms of organizations that use blockchain technology to function in a decentralized, autonomous way. Like traditional organizations, they serve a variety of functions, such as supporting non-profit […]
  • Biotechnology DAOs for Facilitating Development

    Biotechnology DAOs for Facilitating Development

    Biotechnology is an area within the science sector that focuses on therapies and other products that relate to living organisms. The term refers to any practical application of life-focused sciences, so it refers to many disciplines and advancements outside […]
  • What Makes a DAO Trustworthy?

    What Makes a DAO Trustworthy?

    DAOs, decentralized autonomous organizations, date back to 2015/2016 with the creation of Slock.it, a German start-up that soon became known as โ€˜The DAOโ€™ or Genesis DAO. Created to support future Web 3.0 […]
  • How Does VitaDAO’s Decision Making Process Work?

    How Does VitaDAO’s Decision Making Process Work?

    DAOs have multiple options for decision making. Token-weight quorum voting works by having thresholds that proposals must pass to be accepted. Liquid democracy allows voters to delegate their votes to other parties to vote on their behalf, […]
  • How Does DAO Decentralization Work?

    How Does DAO Decentralization Work?

    DAOs are decentralized autonomous organizations and part of the wider Web3 infrastructure. They operate on a global scale by gathering like-minded people to form communities. Through a DAO, individuals and groups collaborate in […]
  • How Web3 Infrastructure Influences Longevity Research Funds

    How Web3 Infrastructure Influences Longevity Research Funds

    Since it was first described in the early 90s by Stuart Haber and Scott Stornetta, blockchain technology has evolved relatively quickly. From its initial conception as a document authentication system, it transformed into its most well-known usage: a cryptographic […]
  • Why Is VitaDAO a DAO, and What Does This Mean in Practice?

    Why Is VitaDAO a DAO, and What Does This Mean in Practice?

    A Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) is an organization or platform that is operated independently from a centralized organization or government. It works via a transparent computer program coded with the rules of the […]

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