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Month: January 2020

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In the coming year, we will be developing our news outlet and stepping up a gear with the research and industry news that we publish. As part of this continuing drive to expand and bring you the latest longevity news, we are expanding the Lifespan.io staff. We are delighted to announce that we have hired...
LifeXtenShow on pensions
Giuliano uses this LE 101 episode of LifeXtenShow to explain what might happen to the pension system if partial, or total, rejuvenation comes to pass - and discusses why such a system was created in the first place.  HELP SPREAD THE WORD Please connect with us on social media, like and share our content,...
Trojan horse
Researchers from Stanford University and Michigan State University have teamed up to create a nanoparticle that can eat away at the arterial plaques that lead to strokes and heart attacks in a mouse model of atherosclerosis. The team has created a nanoparticle that acts like a Trojan horse, targeting atherosclerotic plaque to reduce its amount...
Coronavirus
The coronavirus epidemic is spreading from China into other countries, so here is what life extensionists should know about this situation and how they should handle it. A few months ago, we interviewed Dr. Jay S. Olshansky, a leading demographer from the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago, whose areas...
Boardroom
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Brian Kennedy, a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Physiology at the National University of Singapore (NUS) will be joining the LEAF scientific advisory board. Professor Kennedy is an important figure in the research community, as he is internationally recognized for his research and efforts to...
Senescent Cell Atlas
Recently, a team of researchers, including Professor Judy Campisi, has published an atlas charting the inflammatory senescence-associated secretory phenotype (SASP) [1]. The nature of the SASP As we grow older, increasing numbers of our cells enter a state known as senescence. Senescent cells no longer divide to support and help maintain the tissues that they...