Life Extension News

Chemicals identified to reverse mental decline

BBC - 14-Feb-2019

Mental capacity not lost - just masked by inflammation

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New academy to lobby government to combat ageing

The Boston Globe - 12-Feb-2019

Will campaign to treat ageing as a disease

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Biological age of women's brains 3 year younger than men's

Independent - 04-Feb-2019

As more people suffer from dementia, men will be affected sooner

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GrimAge can calculate the time you have left to live

LEAF - 31-Jan-2019

Will enable faster analysis of anti-aging treatments

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Biomaterial scaffolds provide environment for cells to regenerate tissue

Science - 25-Jan-2019

Useful summary of trials covering orthopedics, nerve repair and vascular grafts

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UNITY Biotechnology expands trial of osteoarthritis senolytic

UNITY Biotechnology - 22-Jan-2019

Initial results must be promising to enrol more patients at highest dosage

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Mini-thymus used to produce and train T cells

LEAF - 21-Jan-2019

Able to regenerate ageing immune system, and reduce cost of immunotherapy

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Mini-thymus used to produce and train T cells

LEAF - 21-Jan-2019

Able to regenerate ageing immune system, and reduce cost of immunotherapy

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World’s oldest man dies in Japan aged 113

Guardian - 20-Jan-2019

Medicine increases healthspan; only life extension technologies will increase maximum lifespan

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New gene therapies having big impact

Guardian - 19-Jan-2019

Successful treatment of retinitis pigmentosa and spinal muscular atrophy

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Cells of living mice rejuvenated using OSKM trigger in drinking water

LEAF - 17-Jan-2019

More support for the SENS approach of regular maintenance to stop ageing

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Gut microbiome predicts age with 4 year accuracy

LEAF - 15-Jan-2019

It both affects and is affected by its host status

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UNITY Biotechnologies Selects a New Senolytic Candidate

LEAF - 14-Jan-2019

Very early days but good to have more senolytics in the pipeline

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Senolytics for IPF human clinical trial results released

LEAF - 07-Jan-2019

Physical improvements recorded, but pulmonary function was unchcanged

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Ambrosia officially launches its young blood (plasma) therapy

Ambrosia - 28-Dec-2018

The jury is still out whether benefit is from good factors in the young blood, or diluting bad factors in the patient's old blood

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Japan annual birth rate nearly half a million below death rate

Guardian - 27-Dec-2018

A stark example of how birth rate falls below in replacement level in advanced economies

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Protein identified that causes aging in skin

News Medical - 27-Dec-2018

The skin is our largest organ, so reversing its aging would help the whole body

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Fisetin destroys senescent cells, but safe dosage not determined yet

LEAF - 26-Dec-2018

Includes table of fisetin content in range of fruits and vegetables

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Nucleosome spacing of cell-free DNA reveals biological age

News Medical - 21-Dec-2018

Always good to find a new biomarker of aging

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Oral treatment for wet age-related macular degeneration passes Phase 2a trials

PR Newswire - 17-Dec-2018

Intriguing hint that this treatment may have potential for other age-related diseases

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