Is ageing a disease? One that can be ‘cured’? BBC’s Gabriela Torres meets the self-experimenters and scientists who are trying to dramatically extend our lives.
Why does human die? No one exactly knows the root cause of its death. Nevertheless, the quest for immortality continues so far.
Aubrey David Nicholas Jasper de Grey (/dəˈɡreɪ/; born 20 April 1963) is an English author and biomedical gerontologist. He is currently the Chief Science Officer of the SENS Research Foundation and VP of New Technology Discovery Continue Reading
Google’s anti-ageing company Calico found a mammal not to get old. It tries to figure out a secret of anti-aging in the creature.
Elizabeth Blackburn is one of renowned biologists in the world. Nobel Foundation awarded her Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2009 for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected Continue Reading
We know that our genes play an important role in our average life expectancy. Biologists say telomere length has a profound impact on human life. Whether the telomere is short Continue Reading
Summary Scientists from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California made older mice more youthful by using a new technique that takes adult cells back to an embryonic status. The Continue Reading