Stem Cells

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...

Scientists reverse brain cell aging

Researchers tackle 'brain stiffness' with a soft touch approach that could see a cure for Alzheimer's. As we age, our brain tissue becomes progressively stiffer...

Pharma giant Bayer grabs Longevity lifeline

Full acquisition of BlueRock Therapeutics signals ever-deepening commitment to cellular replacement therapies but, as Monsanto settlement looms, it's unlikely to smooth the bumpy road...

California’s leading stem cell institute announces $5.5 billion bid for survival

The CIRM’s funding has all but dried up, but will voters throw it a lifeline or send it packing? "There is no money available for...

Bio-ink breakthrough allows for 3D printing

Researchers create stem cell ‘bio-ink’ that they hope will be used for regenerative medicine, drug screening and the study of developmental biology. Longevity.Technology: Even if...

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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...