Digital health

‘Internet of the body’ device to regulate genes externally

Bioelectric remote control of cell signalling drives synthetic biology progress: tests trigger bioengineered cells to release insulin. A team at the Department of Biosystems Science and...

Real-time tracking of 400+ Longevity biomarkers

Longevity InTime aims to track 400+ biomarkers of health in ‘real time’ ... starting with millionaires (as both users and investors). From wearable devices and...

Longevity and the Singularity

Consciousness in the cloud? Where science fact and fiction collide. While the principle focus of Longevity is undoubtedly the extension of healthy human lifespan, there...

New data analytics platform in fight against Covid-19

A new analytics platform aggregates data about the latest med tech developments in the fight against Covid-19. The arrival of Covid-19 has brought with it...

Longevity2020: Day 3 recap

Experts, innovators, investors and the curious meet online in the biggest Longevity conference ever staged. As we enter the fourth day of Longevity2020, we thought...

Margaretta Colangelo on Longevity2020

An in-depth preview of big-hitting AI speakers at the first ever online Longevity conference. It's finally here - Longevity2020 week has arrived! Later today, we...

Longevity in a post-COVID world

Longevity International’s Tina Woods discusses what we can learn from the pandemic and how data can help us do better in future. Longevity is about...

AI, COVID-19 and aging: this time it’s personal

Dr Richard Siow talks COVID-19, its implications for Longevity, and how AI can play a role. Scientists across the world are scrambling in response to...

Wired for sound: neuroceutical boosts immunity

Smartphone neuroceutical app harnesses the brain's quantum state to boost the immune system in the fight against aging. Quantum mechanics, the motion and interaction of...

Upgrade Labs: the Longevity clinic of the future?

One of the leaders in health and nutrition came to our London office to talk biohacking, investing, big data and neuroceuticals. Longevity remains open to...

VR for brain training and tracking cognitive health

Virtuleap currently fundraising to build headcount and capitalise on cognitive illness detection algorithms. Ever since the US Federal Trade Commission fined Lumosity $2 million for...

Functional age biomarker tracking goes digital

AgeMeter brings physical age measurement into the 21st century. With the recent explosion in direct-to-consumer genetic testing kits and services, the measurement of our functional...

Digital twins for personalised Longevity tracking

Digital twins are being applied to aircraft engines, cities and now humans – we take a look at two recent developments.  It has been a...

Better mental health = improved Longevity

After a $7.5m raise, Neuroflow sees huge patient growth potential for its behavioural health platform; a great model for 'nudging' other Longevity interventions toward...

Verily adds irregular pulse clearance to its smartwatch

Verily, Alphabet's healthcare and life sciences division, adds the ability to measure irregular heart beats to its prescription-only smart watch. Verily, the research division of...

Meet the Startup: CUSH Health – data-driven fall prevention

Grant-funded AI start-up CUSH Health targets falls that cost the NHS £2 billion annually. The impact of falls on the elderly population is significant. In...

Google, Apple and Amazon open-up new era for Agetech

They may be competitors in the tech market, but Apple, Amazon and Google have decided to put their differences aside in a move that...

Virtual Reality gets real in fight against aging

Virtual Reality isn’t just for the young - it’s a very real solution to combat age-related health conditions, as well as loneliness. Initially developed for...

Artificial intelligence: It’s about TIME

In the second of our two-part look at the Longevity implications of TIME's 2019 Best Inventions list (following Agetech), we take a look at the...

Meet the Start-up: Sonde Health’s voice biomarker

Vocal biomarker monitors changes in the voice to detect mental and physical health conditions. Could our voice prove to be the “ultimate biomarker” when it...

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Selfie biomarkers: AI and insurtech implications for Longevity

AI firm Lapetus targets the face as a biomarker of aging: one simple picture can open-up a host of opportunities and implications. Wow. Named after...

Low levels of stress hormone contributes to aging

When it comes to the stress hormone cortisol, balance is everything, according to a new study in Germany.  There have been plenty of studies that...

Rejuvenation Roadmap charts life extension progress

We take a trip down Lifespan.io's Rejuvenation Roadmap – and it's a journey towards Longevity progress. Lifespan.io is a US-based non-profit organisation that seeks to...

Longevity therapies delivered through skin is a topical issue

Non-invasive therapy that comes in a bottle could be the Longevity crème de la crème. Therapeutic substances like arnica, turmeric and witch hazel have been...