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Category: Advocacy

January 10, 2020
Recently LEAF Outreach Director, Elena Milova was featured in an interview over at Medium blog site - Predict. During the interview Elena gives her views on the industry, tells the story of how she became part of the field, and the challenges the industry faces in its quest to develop effective therapies that address the...
August 26, 2019
It is a sure sign that the tide has turned when mainstream news outlets and magazines start publishing positive articles about aging research and the prospects of rejuvenation. A refreshing change Today, I want to highlight an article in MIT Technology Review in which the author, David Adam, gives a sensible and measured overview of...
August 05, 2019
A common concern about life extension is overpopulation, the idea that there are too many people in the world. Are we really headed for a global overpopulation meltdown, as some people believe? The United Nations' World Population Prospects 2019 report suggests that while the global population will continue to rise for the next few decades,...
July 30, 2019
Ending Age-Related Diseases 2019 is over, and the dust is starting to settle after what can only be described as a hugely successful event for our organization. This was our second year of running a conference, and once more, we focused on the research and investment areas of rejuvenation biotechnology. Totally sold out We wish...
July 02, 2019
Singapore has one of the fastest-aging populations in the world. Senior citizens 65 years old or older are expected to make up almost half of Singapore’s population by 2050. Unfortunately, this swelling population is spending more time living with sickness, even though they live longer. While average lifespans have been extended, healthspans have not. [1]...
June 13, 2019
This week, LifeXtenShow is taking a break from descriptions and explanations; instead, the co-hosts are engaging in a game of trivia. In this unscripted episode, Nicola quizzes Giuliano on how much he knows about one of the founding fathers of modern biogerontology, Dr. Aubrey de Grey.  var thenumber = Math.floor(Math.random() * 100) + 1;...