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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.

Augmentation News

Bionic eye trial shows promising long-term results in restoring vision

Bionic eye trial shows promising long-term results in restoring vision

Insight Ophthalmic News - 19-Jun-2024

Significant improvements in navigation, object location, and daily activities

Artificial lymph node activates immune cells and boosts cancer treatment in mice

Artificial lymph node activates immune cells and boosts cancer treatment in mice

Johns Hopkins Medicine - 06-Jun-2024

This approach is a simpler alternative to existing cell therapies for cancer

Artificial cornea successfully restores sight in a 91-year-old man

Artificial cornea successfully restores sight in a 91-year-old man

Independent - 04-Jun-2024

This eliminates the need for human donors and reduces waiting times

AI-powered brain implant restores bilingual communication in stroke survivor

AI-powered brain implant restores bilingual communication in stroke survivor

NBC News - 29-May-2024

Potential to restore communication in multilingual individuals with paralysis

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Augmentation Resources

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Nano Precision Medical

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

The vOICe

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

RAADfest 2023

07-Sep-2023 to 09-Sep-2023
Club discount available - click here

Event organised by Coalition for Radical Life Extension

All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries)

Amazon

1st book in Murderbot Diaries series by Martha Wells

More Than Human: Embracing the Promise of Biological Enhancement

Amazon

More Than Human is about our growing power to alter our minds, bodies, and lifespans through technology, written by Ramez Naam

Indego

Indego FDA cleared personal exoskeleton

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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.

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