2018 BSRA Annual Meeting
The 68th annual scientific meeting of the British Society for Research on Aging will take place on September 6-8th at Oriel College, Oxford, UK. This year's theme is "Ageing here and now: current research and transformative therapies".
UA2018 Videos: Vera Gorbunova
Professor Vera Gorbunova discussed how comparative biology revealed a possible role in age-related disease for retrotransposons (self-copying sequences of "junk" DNA that make up much of our genome), and shared some initial progress in countering their effects.
Dr. de Grey in ada
Dr. Aubrey de Grey discussed the feasibility and moral urgency of developing rejuvenation biotechnologies in an interview with ada, a new digital magazine from the publishers of German business weekly Wirtschaftswoche. (Article in German.)
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UA2018 Videos: Nichola Conlon
Nuchido CEO Dr. Nichola Conlon presented an overview of aging and potential treatments from a network science perspective, before sharing some promising initial results in reversing the decline of NAD+ levels - thought to be a key factor in age-related degeneration.
UA2018 Videos: Doug Ethell
Humble Bundle, the gaming and ebook store famous for its innovative "pay what you want" pricing scheme, has raised more than $100 million for charity since its founding in 2010 - and its customers can now select SENS Research Foundation as their nominated beneficiary!
Lifespan Data from Oisín
SRF was a founding investor in Oisín Biotechnologies, whose programmable gene therapy is a promising alternative to small-molecule senolytic drugs - and who have now released preliminary mouse lifespan data demonstrating a major reduction in age-related mortality.
The 200 Year Old
"The year is 2218. Ageing has been cured. Society is not what it used to be..." The first podcast in a new future-facing series sponsored by South African financial services giant Sanlam has just been released, featuring quotes from SRF CSO Dr. Aubrey de Grey.
Register for Undoing Aging 2019
Following the incredible success of the 2018 event, SRF and Forever Healthy Foundation are delighted to confirm that Undoing Aging 2019 will take place at the Umspannwerk Alexanderplatz in Berlin from March 28-30 (Facebook event). Early bird tickets are now available!