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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.

  • What Is a POAP and Why Does It Matter?

    What Is a POAP and Why Does It Matter?

    Some people store tickets as keepsakes; others hold onto other mementos, such as t-shirts, magnets, small metallic pins, or souvenirs of having visited a particular place at a particular time. A POAP NFT is […]
  • 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 the […]
  • 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 ‘The DAO’ or Genesis DAO. […]
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  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 ecosystem […]
  • Finding a DAO Voting Protocol Fit for Purpose

    Finding a DAO Voting Protocol Fit for Purpose

    In traditional companies, top-level decisions are usually made by a board or the C-level team in a top-down manner. Alternatives do exist, such as bottom-up decision-making and horizontal management. However, by […]
  • What Is LabDAO and How Does It Work?

    What Is LabDAO and How Does It Work?

    LabDAO is a DeSci (decentralized science) organization that is focused on the execution layer of the scientific process. It intends to bridge the gap between the stages of funding scientific research […]
  • How Do Decentralized Science (DeSci) Organizations Work?

    How Do Decentralized Science (DeSci) Organizations Work?

    DAOs, or decentralized autonomous organizations, have been created for various functions, such as managing art and music collections, investing in assets, and acting as market makers. However, a sub-category of decentralized organizations has been […]
  • Using Ethereum and Other Blockchains for Good

    Using Ethereum and Other Blockchains for Good

    Blockchain has long been associated with volatile cryptocurrency markets. However, in recent years, the technology has been adopted for various uses, including legal contracts, managing assets via NFTs, and even […]
  • What Is an NFT and How Do NFTs Work?

    What Is an NFT and How Do NFTs Work?

    An NFT, a non-fungible token, is a unique digital asset that represents a real-world item, even if the item and its ownership are wholly digital. NFTs can represent artwork, in-game items or assets, real estate, videos, collectibles, intellectual property, […]
                                 

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