Intervention

Microbiome clock has the guts to tell your age

Insilico and Harvard develop the first AI-powered microbiomic aging clock. Scientists from Harvard Medical School and Insilico Medicine have used thousands of whole genome sequencing samples...

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...

Applying theoretical physics to Longevity drug discovery

Peter Fedichev's Gero raising $10 million for anti-aging drug discovery and clinical trials. The use of AI in Longevity drug discovery is nothing new, Insilico...

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...

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...

Meet the Startup: Kintell’s take on Alexa Skills

New IoT device by Kintell focuses on prolonging independence for the broader aging population. While there are many technologies out there designed to help older...

New socially assistive robot is vital step in healthspan improvement

As the world's population ages, new technology is proving vital – both physically and mentally. Stevie is a wonder – and he just called to...

AI life saver as speakers and smart phones trained to detect cardiac arrests

Mobiles and smart speakers will contact emergency services when they detect a cardiac arrest. We are used to our phones and smart speakers listening for...

World and Longevity first as self-driving robot fixes leak in failing heart

Autonomous, self-navigating robot repairs heart valve in groundbreaking experiment. Scientists have successfully trained a tiny robotic catheter to navigate to a leaky heart valve using...

Harvard graduate designs AI for TB resistance – and people will live longer as a result

Harvard undergraduate creates a computer program which detects when one of the world’s top infectious killers becomes resistant to common drugs. Tuberculosis (TB) remains one...

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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...