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Chip sandwich anyone? Human on a chip and chip on a cell

Chip sandwich anyone? Human on a chip and chip on a cell

We're now able to barcode individual cells, and also create 1:100,000 scale human bodies

Perfect storm for gene therapy?

Perfect storm for gene therapy?

Genome editing combined with stem cell generation could produce life extending therapies when boosted with big data

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation

If you can repair damage from heart attacks, why can't we repair heart damage from ageing?

Survival chances improving daily

Survival chances improving daily

We've got to survive natural disasters as well as age-related diseases

Even better than exponential growth

Even better than exponential growth

Adding more people to the knowledge economy will speed up the already exponential increase in human understanding

BBC Creations

Forever Young?

Lara Lewington interviews scientists, commentators and a "professional rejuvenation athlete" (Bryan Johnson)

Life expectancy: 120,000 numbers in just four minutes

Fascinating data visualisation of life expectancy for 200 countries over 200 years

Hacking your health

BBC Click meets biohackers and companies who believe it will be possible to live on to well beyond 100

Alan Shearer: Dementia, Football and Me

Alan Shearer investigates whether heading a football is linked to the development of dementia

BBC Pandemic

App for better understand of pandemics.

People at BBC

Patrick Jackson

journalist at BBC

Aurelia Foster

Health reporter at BBC News

Alex Smith

Digital Journalist for BBC News

Joe Tidy

Cyber Security Correspondent at BBC

Iain Watson

Political Correspondent at BBC

Zola Hargreaves

Journalist for BBC Wales Live

Curtis Lancaster

Journalist at BBC News

Kris Holland

Journalist at BBC

Ben Price

Senior Reporter at BBC News

Paul Pigott

News reporter at BBC

Annabel Rackham

Health and Wellbeing reporter for BBC News

Kate Lamble

Senior Journalist at BBC Radio Current Affairs

James FitzGerald

Senior journalist writing stories and live blogs for the BBC

Stephanie Hegarty

Global Population Correspondent at BBC

Sara Rigby

Online staff writer, BBC Science Focus

Jean Mackenzie

BBC Seoul correspondent

Frances Mao

BBC World News Journalist

Bernd Debusmann Jr.

Freelance journalist, BBC news, Sep22

Owain Clarke

Health correspondent at BBC Wales

Jane Wakefield

Senior broadcast journalist at BBC