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X10 Microbiome
On this episode of X10, we talk about the how the gut microbiome is connected with aging and the role of gut bacteria in the immune response. Script You've probably heard about the gut microbiome, the community of countless microbes living in your intestines, as it's been a hot topic for several years. There's regular...
X10 Damaged Genes
On this episode of X10, we talk about the different ways in which DNA is damaged, how our bodies naturally repair it, and how we might be able to help this repair along. Script In our video about genomic instability as a hallmark of aging, we said that DNA repair mechanisms deserve a video of...
X10 Reproductive Clock
On this episode of X10, we talk about why fertility declines with age and what we can do about it. Script How come women can't have children after a certain age, and what can we do about it? Actually, that brings up another question: is it true that the odds get worse each year, or...
X10 Thymic Rejuvenation
On this episode of X10, we talk about the TRIIM trial and question whether or not its participants have become biologically younger. Script If you're lucky, right now you're aging at a rate of one year per year—that is, your biological age is the same as your chronological age. If you are unlucky, you might...
Misunderstood Mitochondria
There's a scientific debate over what damaged mitochondria to cause premature aging; in this episode of X10, we explore both sides of an interesting and intricate issue. Script Our current understanding of biological aging is that it’s the result of different factors that interact with each other in complex ways. Malfunctioning mitochondria - which you...
X10 Half a Life
Star Trek had quite a lot of episodes on future societies and ethics, and today, Nicola focuses on one that is particularly poignant for our industry.  Script I’ve been a Star Trek fan for more than twenty years now. Aside from all the geeky and nerdy stuff, what I love about it is that...