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Neural activity that plays role in aging discovered

Researchers discover that neural activity in the brain plays a key role in both lifespan and the aging process. The brain is always busy; trillions...

Brain mapping’s path to developing cure for Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's is a devastating neurodegenerative disease - now a new brain mapping technique might allow scientists to understand exactly how it progresses through the...

Synchron enters first in-human for brain-computer interface

The Longevity brain-race hots up, as governments and regulators respond It has been just over two months since Elon Musk’s brainchild, Neuralink, unveiled its ambitious...

Neuroceuticals: replacing drugs with an algorithm

Interview with Emil Hewage, Co-founder and CEO, BIOS Emil Hewage is the Co-founder and CEO of BIOS. With a background of Neuroscience and Machine Learning;...

Neuroceuticals enter the Longevity market

Leeds researchers find that stimulating the Vagus nerve with an electric current could rebalance the nervous system and assist in healthier aging. Ear tickling has...

Musk’s Neuralink opens-up Longevity applications

Elon Musk’s brain implant enables closed-loop motor control and interaction with devices and applications – this new platform has great potential for Longevity. Elon Musk...

Healthspan breakthrough as neural implant helps recall lost memories

Researchers at the University of Southern California hope to create an electronic implant to restore memory loss. According to Theodore Berger, a biomedical engineer and...

Kurzweil’s theories on technological singularity – Longevity in the cloud

Kurzweil claims the Singularity will happen by 2045. Futurist Ray Kurzweil, a director of engineering at Google and inventor has made his share of technological...

Good news for life extension as challenging blood-brain barrier 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...

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UK doctors told to ignore consumer genetic tests

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New study shows rapamycin slows Alzheimer’s

A new study from UT Health San Antonio suggests the drug rapamycin may be able to slow the rate of brain-related blood flow decreases. The...

Meet the Startup: Kintell’s take on Alexa Skills

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

The Longevity Week: Addressing global Longevity

A packed week of multidisciplinary events with a global focus on the Longevity challenge. One year ago, the first Longevity Forum event was held in...

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