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Understanding the biology of aging is essential if we want to rejuvenate aged organs and tissues.

A Knowledge Hub for Aging and Longevity

As part of our commitment to education our goal is to share evidence-based knowledge about aging and rejuvenation among the general public, the business sector, policymakers, and philanthropists. To achieve this goal we have created an educational hub to help our readers learn more about the biology of aging. Here you can find a range of topics covering the biology of aging and other related subjects.

If you are new to the topic, we recommend starting with the basics and reading our pages about why we age and what is life extension.

  • How Metabolic Syndrome Makes Aging Worse

    How Metabolic Syndrome Makes Aging Worse

    Metabolic syndrome drives many of the hallmarks of aging, and multiple hallmarks of aging drive metabolic syndrome in a vicious, accelerating cycle. Central obesity, high triglycerides, low HDL cholesterol, […]
  • What is the Average Life Expectancy in America?

    What is the Average Life Expectancy in America?

    The United States has many demographic aspects that have significant regional variations, and life expectancy is one of them. Life expectancy in the United States varies by decades, and health […]
  • Urea Is a Blood Biomarker of Aging

    Urea Is a Blood Biomarker of Aging

    In 2013, Steve Horvath developed a highly accurate artificial intelligence-driven method of determining biological age [1]. This long-awaited development ushered in a new era of aging research. For the first time, […]
  • Red Blood Cells as Biomarkers of Aging

    Red Blood Cells as Biomarkers of Aging

    The advent of artificial intelligence and its application to the study of aging and longevity took a giant leap forward in 2013 with the development of tools for measuring biological age. Public access to these tools opened a fascinating opportunity […]
  • The Relationship Between ApoE and Alzheimer’s

    The Relationship Between ApoE and Alzheimer’s

    Alzheimer’s disease is the most typical form of dementia. It is a progressive disease that begins with mild memory loss, leads to profound cognitive deficits, and ends with death. 10% to 14% […]
  • Haemopoiesis: How Blood Is Created

    Haemopoiesis: How Blood Is Created

    It may seem obvious, but blood is made from many things. Blood plasma, for instance, is mostly made of water, carrying proteins and cells along […]
  • Blood Glucose Is a Biomarker of Aging

    Blood Glucose Is a Biomarker of Aging

    Glucose is the second most influential biomarker on the rate of aging, according to Aging.ai’s age prediction platform. Glucose control is vital to human health, and uncontrolled high glucose results in […]
  • What Alkaline Phosphatase Is and Does

    What Alkaline Phosphatase Is and Does

    The primary function of phosphatases is to remove phosphate groups from proteins, changing how they function and relate to other proteins and providing a […]
  • Albumin as a Blood Biomarker of Aging

    Albumin as a Blood Biomarker of Aging

    The application of artificial intelligence to the study of aging in 2013 led to the development of tools for measuring biological age and predicting mortality, which is defined as […]

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Hungry for more longevity content?

If you would like to read more longevity related topics, we have created a number of knowledge hubs for you to explore below. Also check out our longevity news for all the latest aging research and longevity happenings.

Aging and Longevity 101 Box
An introduction to aging and rejuvenation research.
Lifestyle Hub Box
Learn about diet, exercise and nutrition for longevity.
Supplements Hub Box
We explore the world of dietary supplements in the context of longevity.
Biology of Aging Hub Box
Learn about cells, tissues, organs and medical technologies.
Finance and Blockchain Hub Box
Articles about finance and blockchain in the context of aging research.
Longevity Advocacy Hub Box
We explore some of the benefits and concerns about life extension here.