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Alex Zhavoronkov

CEO of InSilico Medicine & Deep Longevity. CSO of Biogerontology Research Foundation

Dr. Zhavoronkov holds two bachelor degrees from Queen’s University, a master’s in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University, and a PhD in Physics and Mathematics from Moscow State University.

As at Sept-20: 313 Publications, 4,053 Citations

Prior to founding Insilico Medicine, he worked in senior roles at ATI Technologies (acquired by AMD in 2006), NeuroG Neuroinformatics, the Biogerontology Research Foundation and YLabs.AI and established competitions and diversity.AI initiative.

Author of "The Ageless Generation: How Advances in Biomedicine Will Transform the Global Economy", Palgrave Macmillan, NY, 2013 - available in English, Japanese, Chinese, and Polish.

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See also: Company Insilico Medicine - Biotechnology company that uses artificial intelligence to develop new drugs and for aging research

Details last updated 04-Jul-2019

Alex Zhavoronkov is also referenced in the following:

4th International Conference on Aging and Disease (2023 ICAD)

27-Oct-2023 to 30-Oct-2023

Conference on Aging and Disease organized by International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD)

ARDD 2020 - 7th Aging Research and Drug Discovery Meeting

01-Sep-2020 to 04-Aug-2020

Latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging

ARDD 2021 - 8th Aging Research and Drug Discovery Meeting

31-Aug-2021 to 03-Sep-2021

Online event about latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging organized by University of Copenhagen chaired by Morten Scheibye-Knudsen, Daniela Bakula and Alex Zhavoronkov, and with many speakers.

ARDD 2022 - 9th Aging Research and Drug Discovery Meeting

29-Aug-2022 to 02-Sep-2022

Event about latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging organized by University of Copenhagen

ARDD 2023 - 10th Aging Research & Drug Discovery Meeting

28-Aug-2023 to 01-Sep-2023

Event about latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging organized by University of Copenhagen

Artificial Intelligence-based Biomarkers of Ageing


NUS Healthy Longevity webinar with Alex Zhavoronkov - CEO of Insilico Medicine

Biological Clocks and How You Can Use Them


AMA with Sergey Young, Alex Zhavoronkov and Sourav Sinha

BSRA Annual Scientific Meeting 2023

06-Sep-2023 to 08-Sep-2023

A compelling lineup of speakers from all areas of the biology of ageing

Healthy Masters International Conference

05-Nov-2022 to 06-Nov-2022

Healthy Masters conference about living longer and healthier life

Healthy Masters International Conference 2023

11-Nov-2023 to 12-Nov-2023

Healthy Masters conference about living longer and healthier life

Innovations in Consumer Longevity Data: A Global Perspective


Ageing Research at King's (ARK) Longevity Week 2021 Event (FREE)

Launching Mind Age on SenoClock Platform


1 hour virtual event organized by Deep Longevity with Alex Zhavoronkov and Deepankar Nayak

Live Longer with AI


By Tina Woods - How artificial intelligence is helping us extend our healthspan and live better too

Longevity Investors Conference 2022

28-Sep-2022 to 30-Sep-2022

Conference gathering longevity experts and investors at one place hosted by Marc P. Bernegger and Dr. Tobias Reichmuth

Longevity Investors Conference 2023

27-Sep-2023 to 29-Sep-2023

Conference gathering longevity experts and investors at one place hosted by Marc P. Bernegger, Dr. Tobias Reichmuth and Daniel Koetser

Longevity Medicine Workshop


Workshop is part of ARDD 2021 conference that brings health care providers involved in longevity, organized by Cassandra Coburn and Evelyne Bischof. (FREE)

Longevity Summit Dublin 2023

17-Aug-2023 to 20-Aug-2023
Club discount available - click here

Event gathering Global Longevity and Rejuvenation community in Dublin with many longevity movement superstars as speakers

Longevity therapeutics: AI discovery of dual-purpose aging & disease drugs


Online event about harnessing the power of AI to improve the discovery process for drugs by OSAL with Alex Zhavoronkov (FREE)

Metabesity 2021

11-Oct-2021 to 14-Oct-2021

The Kitalys institute virtual conference targeting key questions that will impact the future of aging and extending healthspan

Targeting Metabesity 2022

10-Oct-2022 to 13-Oct-2022

The Kitalys Institute virtual conference about going beyond treating individual diseases to extending healthy lifespan

Alex Zhavoronkov Creations

The Ageless Generation: How Advances in Biomedicine Will Transform the Global Economy


The Ageless Generation by Alex Zhavoronkov is an engaging work that causes us to rethink our ideas of age and ability in the modern world

Alex Zhavoronkov News

SRW and Insilico partner to develop AI-powered nutraceuticals

Longevity Technology - 08-Nov-2023

Using AI to screen natural compounds and create novel longevity products

Read more... reports back from Aging Research and Drug Discovery Meeting (ARDD 2023) (LEAF) - 26-Sep-2023

Key points from Arkadi Mazin's summary of 5 days of talks by geroscientists and biotech leaders


BBC reports on two different uses of AI in pharmaceutical healthcare

BBC - 17-Apr-2023

Genetika+ tests drugs against a patient's own cells; Insilico Medicine is slashing the time taken for drug discovery


Insilico Medicine series D funding to grow its pipeline and create an AI-driven robotic drug discovery laboratory

Longevity Technology - 06-Jun-2022

Big data combined with laboratory automation - the pace of drug discovery is about to take off!


Deep Longevity's epigenetic aging clock, DeepMAge, retrained to use saliva samples

Longevity Technology - 02-Aug-2021

With an accuracy of 4.7 years it is much more convenient for home testing


Insilico raises $255M to advance human trials and AI drug discovery platform

Longevity Technology - 22-Jun-2021

New collab with Teva Pharmaceuticals to identify drug targets for various diseases


First-ever AI designed drug candidate for pulmonary fibrosis

Longevity Technology - 24-Feb-2021

Insilico's novel drug target is prepping for IND studies, expecting to start clinical studies by early 2022


Super summary of 3rd Annual Longevity Therapeutics Summit (LEAF) - 16-Feb-2021

More and more companies making greater and greater progress - 2021 could be an exciting year


AI based aging clock predicts psychological age

Longevity Technology - 16-Dec-2020

Deep longevity's psychological clock might help you feel younger and live longer


Pharma company teams with AI to develop anti aging solutions

Longevity Technology - 15-Oct-2020

Taisho and Insilico collabs to identify novel targets for senolytic drugs


Alex Zhavoronkov explains why AI can help in peer reviewing drug development research

Nature Biotechnology - 14-Sep-2020

An automated sense-check of publications sounds like a good idea


New app helps identify biological age and methods to slow it down

Fortune - 17-Aug-2020

Apps such as Young. ai will play a key role in helping understand and reversing aging processes


AI reduces drug discovery from years to days - and that's just the start

Singularity Hub - 23-Jul-2020

Insilico Medicine is slashing the cost of drug development


Deep Longevity investors bet on growing need for aging and longevity biomarkers

FierceBiotech - 15-Jul-2020

Biological clocks are a moving target so they'll need other researchers to corroborate their analysis


Should WHO use a new framework for the diagnosis and treatment of age-related diseases? (LEAF) - 08-May-2020

LEAF summarises and exchange of thoughts between leading aging researchers


Proposed strategy to protect elderly from gerolavic infections like COVID-19

Forbes - 31-Mar-2020

To benefit long term global health and longevity, and enhance economic recovery


Nanalyze looks at Insilico Medicine's AlphaGo moment in pharma

Nanalyze - 09-Oct-2019

From lab to clinic in 2 years instead of 10 would have a huge impact on health


Insilico and ARK enter a research collaboration on health-span and longevity

EurekAlert! - 22-May-2019

AI-based methods, to explore mechanisms of ageing and improving health-span


Gut microbiome predicts age with 4 year accuracy (LEAF) - 15-Jan-2019

It both affects and is affected by its host status


Aging focused biotechs forms AI based joint venture

FierceBiotech - 14-Aug-2018

Groundbreaking research biotechs performs aging research together for longevity


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Artificial intelligence can revolutionise longevity medicine

Nature Aging - 14-Jan-2021

Collaboration among stakeholders can transform public health into public health longevity