William (Bill) H. Andrews
American molecular biologist, gerontologist, founder and president of Sierra Sciences.
Dr. Bill Andrews is the President and CEO of Sierra Sciences. As a scientist, athlete and executive, he continually pushes the envelope and challenges convention. He has been featured in Popular Science, The Today Show and numerous documentaries on the topic of life extension including, most recently, the movie The Immortalists in which he co-stars with Aubrey de Grey.
Since 1981, Bill Andrews has focused on finding ways to extend the human lifespan and healthspan through telomere maintenance. As one of the principal discoverers of both the RNA and protein components of human telomerase, Dr. Andrews was awarded 2nd place as "National Inventor of the Year" in 1997. He earned his Ph.D. in Molecular and Population Genetics at the University of Georgia in 1981. He has served as Senior Scientist at Armos Corporation and Codon Corporation, Director of Molecular Biology at Berlex Biosciences and at Geron Corporation, and Director of Technology Development at EOS Biosciences. He is also a named inventor on over 50+ US issued patents on telomerase and author of numerous scientific research studies published in peer reviewed scientific journals
Visit website: https://www.sierrasci.com/staff
- Company devoted to extend the human lifespan and health span through telomere maintenance.
William (Bill) H. Andrews is also referenced in the following:
05-Nov-2022 to 06-Nov-2022
Healthy Masters conference about living longer and healthier life
Feature length documentary about longevity and radical life extension with due to be released in 2023
02-Oct-2020 to 04-Oct-2020
The science of staying alive
06-Oct-2022 to 09-Oct-2022
In person, in San Diego, CA. Organised by Coalition for Radical Life Extension.