This time on Lifespan.io’s new general science show, Science to Save the World, we discuss the problem of plastic pollution in the oceans, various innovative solutions to help clean it out, and ways that you can get involved in the search.
In this panel discussion from Ending Age-Related Diseases 2020, Vadim Gladyshev of Harvard Medical School chairs a panel with Steve Horvath of UCLA, Kristen Fortney of BioAge Labs, Stanislav Skakun of Biodata, and Peter […]
A new analysis has revealed a core set of genes involved in aging in both humans and mice. Together with a broader set of age-related genes assembled by the study , this resource will serve as a […]
Researchers have successfully used the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing tool to destroy Ewing’s sarcoma and chronic myeloid leukemia tumor cells by targeting the fusion genes responsible for these tumors . Fusion genes, a feature […]
In his presentation at Ending Age-Related Diseases 2020, LEAF board member Javier Noris discussed the Longevity Impact Fund, the reasons why biotechnology funding has been lacking, the "valley of death" that must be crossed in order to fully fund early-stage research through the clinical trial process, and new ways in which venture capital can fund...
Insilico Medicine has announced a historic deal with the Taisho Pharmaceutical Company, which is based in Japan, in a partnership to identify and develop new senolytic drugs. The companies have agreed to collaborate on AI-powered drug discovery […]