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Lifespan.io offers the latest information on rejuvenation biotechnology and life extension technologies. Our news outlet brings you the latest aging research, financial, and advocacy news, which is great if you like to keep up to date with everything happening in this rapidly changing field on a daily basis.

Lifespan News, presented by Ryan O’Shea, is a weekly news show with a pop-sci twist. This show brings you the latest aging research and life extension news in a pop-sci style. Also hosted by Ryan O’Shea, the Rejuvenation Roundup podcast is a monthly breakdown of the key news stories and happenings in the industry.

  • Lifespan News – Saving for Longevity

    Lifespan News – Saving for Longevity

    For this episode of Lifespan News, Ryan O’Shea talks about a recent study showing how people’s thoughts about saving money change when confronted with how long they might actually live. Script Many people retire […]
  • Intermittent Fasting Protects Mice from Brain Injury

    Intermittent Fasting Protects Mice from Brain Injury

    Scientists from Singapore have found that intermittent fasting alleviates damage incurred by chronic cerebral hypoperfusion, the impaired blood flow to the brain that is thought to be a cause of age-related dementia [1]. Why intermittent fasting? Back in the […]
  • Finding Interventions That Truly Impact Aging

    Finding Interventions That Truly Impact Aging

    Researchers publishing in Nature Communications have determined that interventions that extend lifespan in mice may not have significant effects on the processes of aging. Improvement is not the same as slowing decline The researchers […]
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  • Longevity Med Summit

    Longevity Med Summit

    Held in Lisbon, Portugal, the Longevity Med Summit will focus on fast-tracking the development of aging science, regenerative medicine, and longevity therapeutics while uncovering the key research and development challenges that limit the development of these therapies. This two-day […]
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  • Turn Biotechnologies Changes Paradigm in Skin Rejuvenation

    Turn Biotechnologies Changes Paradigm in Skin Rejuvenation

    Turn Biotechnologies has unveiled data at four industry conferences suggesting that a single ERA treatment may be more effective than combination therapies used today. Biomarker analysis demonstrates ERA’s regenerative impact on fibroblast proliferation, collagen VII production, and […]
  • Polyphenols Help Reduce Visceral Fat

    Polyphenols Help Reduce Visceral Fat

    Pitching two variants of the Mediterranean diet against each other in a randomized controlled trial, scientists have found that the plant-oriented one, which […]
  • De-Aging Movie Stars Won’t Solve Aging

    De-Aging Movie Stars Won’t Solve Aging

    In the fifth installment of the popular Indiana Jones franchise, Harrison Ford will reportedly be “de-aged” by means of computer graphics, presumably to make him kicking Nazi butt at least somewhat believable. A regular person would react to this piece […]
  • Rejuvenation Roundup November 2022

    Rejuvenation Roundup November 2022

    The giving season is upon us once more! This month, we focus on November’s research, industry news, and ways that you can help hasten the defeat of aging. LEAF News End-of-Year […]
  • Lifespan News – Exercise, Cancer, and Rapamycin

    Lifespan News – Exercise, Cancer, and Rapamycin

    On this episode of Lifespan News, we discuss a new study revealing the effects of exercise on cancer and how rapamycin might actually reduce this benefit. Script Physical activity provides many health benefits, and it can even lower […]
  • Air Pollution Harms Immune Function in Lungs

    Air Pollution Harms Immune Function in Lungs

    A new study published in Nature Medicine suggests that lifelong exposure to tiny airborne particles leads to their accumulation in lymph nodes in the lungs and to impaired immune function [1]. Age-related lung diseases and pollution With […]
  • Rapamycin Improves the Viability of Egg Cells

    Rapamycin Improves the Viability of Egg Cells

    Researchers publishing in Aging have found that rapamycin, a molecule thoroughly researched for its effects on metabolism, improves the viability of egg cells (oocytes) grown in vitro. Another approach towards […]

Interviewing the leading experts in aging research and longevity

We have a dedicated team of journalists who have interviewed many of the leaders in the field about their research and the drive to end age-related diseases. You can find our latest interviews below.

  • Prof. Evelyne Yehudit Bischof on Longevity Medicine

    Prof. Evelyne Yehudit Bischof on Longevity Medicine

    Evelyne Yehudit Bischof, MD, MPH, FEFIM, is a professor at Shanghai University of Medicine and Health Sciences, a visiting professor at Tel Aviv University School of Medicine, and chief physician for internal medicine in Renji University Hospital of […]
  • Martin O’Dea Talks About the Longevity Summit

    Martin O’Dea Talks About the Longevity Summit

    We recently had the opportunity to speak to Martin O’Dea about a new longevity-focused event happening in Ireland’s capital city on September 18th-20th. Martin holds an MBS and is a business lecturer at Dublin Business […]

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