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Tag: Cellage

June 04, 2020
Today is one of those days when we must deliver some bad news. Science is hard, particularly when it concerns the biology of aging, and things do not always go to plan. There are no guarantees that a project will succeed, and, quite simply, the more shots on goal we can get, the more chance...
June 03, 2020
On Tuesday, June 30, the Journal Club returns, and our special guest Dr. João Pedro de Magalhães will be giving a talk and taking questions about the CellAge database. Dr. João Pedro de Magalhães and his team at the University of Liverpool recently published a new study in which they used a systems biology approach...
May 28, 2020
The Human Ageing Genomic Resources (HAGR) is a collection of curated databases and tools designed to help researchers study the genetics of human aging through modern approaches such as functional genomics, network analyses, systems biology and evolutionary analyses. One of the many databases in the HAGR family is CellAge, which contains information about 279 genes...
October 11, 2018
Senolytics are the first therapies that directly target an aging process in order to delay or prevent age-related diseases, and they are now in human trials. Today, we think that it is the ideal time to have a look at how they work and what companies are involved. Senescent cells and aging As we get...
September 10, 2018
Today, we have a small update from the Cellage team. The Cellage project is aiming to use synthetic biology to create a new way to detect the presence of harmful senescent cells as current methods are less than ideal and not as accurate as we need. Hi there, We have been quiet for a while...
May 01, 2017
A press release from the CellAge team. CellAge Limited (“CellAge”) has raised a seed round backed by Michael Greve´s Kizoo Technology Capital and a group of angel investors. CellAge, a privately held synthetic biology start-up aiming to develop tools and therapies for age-related diseases, has successfully completed a seed fundraising round. In this round Kizoo...