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Augmentation

Staying healthy long enough for radical life extension to become a reality is like to involve body augmentation as drugs and healthy living will only get us so far. So human body interventions are likely to be needed such as replacement organs and body parts, or even external augmentation such as exoskeletons to keep us mobile.

Read more about: Artificial Organs, Biohacking, Brain Interface, Exoskeleton, Nootropics, Prostheses, Vision.

Resources

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Health Optimisation Summit 2022

28-May-2022 to 29-May-2022

Event about health optimisation organized by London Health Optimisation Biohacker Social Circle

Mojo Vision

Manufacturer of Mojo Lens - a smart contact lens with a built-in display

Longevity Hackers

Feature length documentary about longevity and radical life extension with due to be released in 2023

CYBERDYNE

Robotics and technology company producing exoskeleton suits

Ekso Bionics

Company that develops wearable exoskeletons for military, civilian and medical uses

Hannes Sjoblad (aka Sapiens)

Thought leader and speaker biohacking on human augmentation, Managing Director at Dsruptive Subdermals

Kris Gethin

Welsh Biohacker and CEO Kaged Muscle Supplements, Co founder Gyms Franchise and Founder of Healthkik.com

The vOICe

Vision technology, sensory substitution and augmented reality glasses for the totally blind

Nano Precision Medical

Biopharmaceutical company with varied pipeline. Merger planned with Second Sight 2022.

Florian Solzbacher

Chairman of Blackrock Neurotech and Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Utah

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Augmentation Blog Posts

Exhibitor highlights from Health Optimisation Summit 2022
16-Jun-2022

Exhibitor highlights from Health Optimisation Summit 2022

I spoke with providers of supplements, CBD, trackers, drinks, and health apps

Speaker highlights from Health Optimisation Summit 2022
09-Jun-2022

Speaker highlights from Health Optimisation Summit 2022

Talks covered genetics, stem cells, photobiomodulation, psychedelics and the circadian rhythm

Impli Implantables Presents at London Futurists
26-Feb-2020

Impli Implantables Presents at London Futurists

Anna Luisa Schaffgotsch talked about the history and future in implant technology

Nexus Book Review (Ramez Naam)
02-Sep-2019

Nexus Book Review (Ramez Naam)

A thought-provoking book with the same thorough detail given to the near future as Iain M. Banks does to the far future culture universe.

Action Man bionic eyes coming to an opticians near you soon
26-Feb-2015

Action Man bionic eyes coming to an opticians near you soon

EPFL demonstrate the latest prototype a contact lens with built in optical zoom

Recent News

Detection and production of dopamine as a response mechanism by artificial neuron

Tech Xplore - 09-Aug-2022

Brain-machine interface that can communicate through chemically mediated signals

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CARMAT raised €40.5 million - set to resume the artificial heart production

Longevity Technology - 21-Apr-2022

Aeson could prolong lives of patients awaiting a human heart transplant

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Mojo Vision announces new industry-leading prototype for eye-controlled AR-enabled contact lens

Mojo Vision - 30-Mar-2022

Throwing away the augmented-reality headsets would really open up a new world of opportunities

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Brain implant allows fully paralysed patient to spell words and phrases

The Guardian - 22-Mar-2022

Communication is slow at one letter per minute but further developments may improve the pace

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New flexible microneedle array records electrical signals from a large portion of the brain

Medgadget - 21-Mar-2022

Advancement in brain-computer interface technology to control external devices using mind

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