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Humanity Inc app launches initially in UK - determines your rate of ageing

04-Aug-2021

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Humanity raised $2.5m in seed funding late last year.

App now available on iPhone in the UK - Android version is on its way.

A free version is available with premium subscription service of £30 a year.

Enables users to continuously monitor their biological age and the actions that are affecting it.

Now raised another $2.5m in a new seed funding round.

Science Advisory Board includes Kristen Fortney, George Church and Aubrey de Grey.

Ward and Geer realized you could take standard and benchmark it to a real-world population.

E.g. Humanity app will tell you you’ve aged a little slower because you’ve had 8 hours sleep.

"Being able to monitor your aging provides a truly holistic indicator of health" - Michael Geer, co-founder.

Humanity Score (H Score) based on four key categories – movement, mind, recovery, and nutrition.

App also connects with sensors in your smartphone and wearables.

Compares your profile to data from the UK Biobank.

Produces personalised tips by comparing phone/wearables data with UK Biobank

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Academic

Chief Science Officer at SENS Research Foundation. Author and advocate of ending ageing.

Academic

Harvard Professor and PersonalGenomes.org Founder.

Company

Healthcare company that aims to extend the healthspan of humanity.

Company Representative

CEO at BIOAGE.

Company Representative

Co-Founder of Humanity Inc.