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.
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Postcyberpunk thriller novel by Ramez Naam. Winner of the Prometheus Award.
Organized by London Health Optimisation Biohacker Social Circle
Drug development company focused on the development of drugs for the treatment of age-related diseases
Company specifically focused on targeted delivery of the biologic, Leukaemia Inhibitory Factor (LIF)
UK-based company that develops low-cost bionic hands
Company enabling neuroscience research with tailored non-invasive brain stimulation and brain imaging solutions
Advanced and innovative technologies within the fields of prosthetics, braces, supports and compression therapy
Company that develops wearable exoskeletons for military, civilian and medical uses
London Futurists webinar about transhumanism with Stefan Lorenz Sorgner (FREE)
BBC Click meets biohackers and companies who believe it will be possible to live on to well beyond 100
Augmentation Blog Posts
Impli Implantables Presents at London Futurists
26-Feb-2020 Anna Luisa Schaffgotsch talked about the history and future in implant technology
Nexus Book Review (Ramez Naam)
02-Sep-2019 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.
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