Biocybernetics

Exclusive: Interview with US presidential candidate

Zoltan Istvan to challenge Trump in 2020; solving Longevity is at the top of his agenda. Last week, the transhumanist activist Zoltan Istvan announced his...

Meet Peter 2.0: One step closer to the Singularity

When Dr Peter Scott-Morgan was diagnosed with motor neurone disease, he decided to challenge what it means to be human. “Peter 2.0 is now online.”...

Closed-loop pancreas system aces trial

Tandem and Dexcom system aces closed-loop pancreas trial for type 1 diabetes, but doesn't appear to break new ground over existing market competitor. A clinical...

Closed-loop artificial pancreas slated to drastically improve lifespan

Cambridge University team release patient test results of insulin pump for artificial pancreas and monitoring device powered by AI. Of all of the adjectives that...

Totally artificial heart implant extends life in research breakthrough

Risks of leaving a diseased heart in situ are eliminated after US university team's artificial heart breakthrough. An artificial device implanted in the chest of...

‘Blood scrubbing’ device could improve lifespan

Scientists develop 'blood scrubbing' device capable of filtering out tumorous cells from the bloodstream. Tumours become deadly when they metastasise, sending cancerous cells through the...

New grant brings artificial lung – and Longevity – one step closer

New funding is propelling one US university along the fast track to artificial lungs – this could mean the difference between life and death...

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At-home wellness biomarker test to deliver instant results

ZiO Health prepares to launch crowdfunding campaign for subscription-based urine test that measures multiple health biomarkers. Biomedical start-up ZiO Health is on a mission to...

Inflammaging biotech acquired by Roche for €380m

One of the largest deals in Irish biotech history sees Roche gain rights to full Inflazome portfolio. The Swiss company Roche has bought Dublin-based biotech...

AI app reveals your biological age – and how to slow it down

Only as old as you feel ... or only as old as your Young.AI app tells you? We use our phones for just about everything...

Psychobiome: trusting your gut for Longevity

Scientists studying how the microbiome affects our mood aim to develop gut microbiome-modulating formulations to treat depression and other brain diseases. Recent work from Katya...