Stem Cells

Healthy aging – it’s still all about diet and exercise. For now

As Healthy Aging Month arrives, Dr Thomas Rando shares his views on progress in Longevity science. For the past two decades, September has been celebrated...

Self-eating stem cells could unlock regenerative therapies

New discovery could hold the key to regenerative therapies and Longevity. The self-eating ability of cells could uncover new regenerative therapies as a team of...

Hyperbaric oxygen could improve cognitive ability

The hyperbaric oxygen market is growing rapidly as scientists discover more uses in preventing cognitive decline. An innovative form of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT)...

Mouse model study reveals sight loss therapy hope

Stem cell retinal transplants show promise in the treatment of sight loss.  Sight is the sense that people fear losing most. While there is a...

Skin rejuvenation from novel nano-fat graft technique

New skin rejuvenation technique harnesses the power of Stromal Vascular Fraction stem cells to bring new life to aging skin. Stromal Vascular Fraction is harvested...

Commercial boost for AgeX and pluripotent stem cells

AgeX and Pluristyx announce manufacturing, marketing and distribution agreement. AgeX Therapeutics and Seattle-based Pluristyx today announced they have entered into a manufacturing, marketing and distribution...

Protein’s ability to slow cell growth is Longevity boost

UCL, UEL and Essex University collaboration has discovered that the protein Gaf1 plays a key role in determining the lifespan of cells. A research team...

New Japanese stem cell clinical trial for aging frailty

Longeveron announces Phase 2 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Mesenchymal Stem Cells (LMSCs) for the treatment of aging frailty in...

Longevity2020: Day 5 Recap

On Friday, the Longevity2020 online conference drew to a close, and the final day explored what people can be doing today to address their...

Longevity2020: Day 2 recap

Yesterday at Longevity2020 was all about rejuvenation therapies, bringing together some of the world’s leading luminaries in the fight against aging. Things kicked off with...

BioViva to spin out its R&D and bioinformatics

CEO in the front-line: Liz Parrish talks gene therapy, patient data and funding. From academics and entrepreneurs to engineers and technologists, the battle against aging...

Juvenescence CEO on near-term Longevity breakthroughs

We talk pipeline, trials, raising capital and public company challenges with Juvenescence's Dr Greg Bailey. Longevity.Technology: Longevity is growing as a distinct investment category and Thursday’s...

Reprogram, rejuvenate, rewind: spinout

Soaking up Longevity - a Stanford University team has rejuvenated aging human cells with a novel protein "bath" and formed a spinout. Researchers at Stanford...

114 year-old cells converted to pluripotent stem cells

AgeX publishes evidence of supercentenarian cellular age reversal: new paper supports hypothesis of no upper age limit for reprogramming cellular aging. This is big...

Placenta blood and personalised Longevity therapies

The placenta is a reservoir of stem cells with minimal ethical concerns. The establishment of placental stem cell biobanks will enable their use in...

Hormone producing organoids to halt age-related disease

JangoBio claims a scientific breakthrough in developing sustainable stem-cell based organoids for hormone restoration. Having recently closed a $2m seed round, researchers at JangoBio's Wisconsin...

AgeX and UCI collaborate on neurological disorder

Research partnership announced on neural stem cell research program for Huntington’s disease and other conditions. Hot on the heels of announcing a partnership with a...

Using stem cells to reverse aging?

Stem cell numbers and function naturally decline with time, leading to organismal aging. Can regenerative stem cell therapies promote Longevity? Aging is a complex process...

AgeX and Lineage granted pluripotent patent

AgeX Therapeutics and Lineage Cell Therapeutics awarded US patent for 'Method of Generating Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells'. AgeX Therapeutics, Inc. and Lineage Cell Therapeutics, Inc. today announced...

Exclusive: Complex organoids from stem cells

Lab-grown organs similar to normal tissue and superior to previous structures. Scientists at the University of Würzburg recently announced they have successfully produced human tissues...

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Jim Mellon and Phil Newman: Longevity interviews

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