Diagnostic Tools

Nanotechnology – Longevity’s small revolution

Scaled-up sensitivity and detection speed from scaled-down technology - nanotech is where it's at. Cells are tiny. Organelles and genes are even smaller and proteins...

New technique spots thrombosis in a single drop of blood

Micro-resonators take measurements in real-time and deliver diagnosis of risk of thrombosis and bleeding in seconds. A team of researchers have found a way to...

Revolutionary nanomaterial heals damage after heart attack giving life extension hope

Prototype therapy transforms the body's inflammatory response into a catalyst for healing. Researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois and the University of California in San...

Contact lens set to revolutionise medical diagnoses – and lifespan

An eye for an eye - the future of wearable contact lens tech will soon be keeping an eye on our health. Imagine a world...

Blood-brain barrier (BBB) replicated on a chip

BBB chip helps model neurodegeneration therapies as they pass through the brain’s defensive barrier. There are numerous treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, yet one major obstacle...

Magnetic nano-probe explores the inside of human cells

Microscopic nano-probe device could be used to diagnose and treat cancer say researchers at the University of Toronto. Robots that can manipulate individual cells are,...

NanoFlares detect cancer biomarkers

‘NanoFlares’ light up cancer cells in the blood, making significantly earlier detection a reality. Northwestern University researchers have created a tool that detects cancer cells...

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Peptide molecule causes cancer cells to self destruct

New breakthrough by a team led by eminent oncologist Loren Walensky brings new hope for future cancer treatments – and Longevity.  Everyone needs a way...

WHO portal brings aging data together

We live in a world driven by data and the World Health Organization (WHO) has now launched the first data portal to bring together...

The natural medicine war chest to fight aging

Quicksilver's liposomal delivery system boasts a non-invasion of the body patchers. Colorado-based Quicksilver Scientific manufactures a range of supplements from immunity boosters to NAD+. By...

Jim Mellon and Phil Newman: Longevity interviews

Master Investor is a publication that helps private investors to take charge of their financial destiny: covering a range of subjects, from shares to...