Corralling the Genomic Stampede for Clinical Translation

Posted by Michael Rae on May 08, 2013 | Outreach

The genomic revolution stands poised to transform cancer therapy and many areas of medicine. SENS Research Foundation-funded researchers outline what needs to be done to take raw results and integrate them into reliable clinical practice.

Aging, and the Cure of the Diseases of Aging

Posted by Michael Rae on April 24, 2013 | Chief Science Officer's Team

We've all heard the terminology. "Age-related disease." "The diseases of aging." "The diseases of old age." But what do we mean by them? What is the connection between aging and heart disease, or cancer, or Alzheimer's? And how is SENS Research Foundation targeting that connection to prevent and cure these diseases?

Rescue Assist donates to SRF

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on March 07, 2013 | Outreach

Rescue Assist, Inc., a company developing a robotic product that readily maneuvers through debris and will help rescue workers find disaster survivors, has pledged 7% of its profits to SENS Research Foundation.

Dr. de Grey in The Burrill Report

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on February 22, 2013 | Outreach

Dr. Aubrey de Grey, Chief Science Officer of SENS Research Foundation, has been interviewed by Daniel Levine of The Burrill Report.

Dr. de Grey Debates at Oxford

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on February 20, 2013 | Outreach

Dr. Aubrey de Grey, SENS Research Foundation’s Chief Science Officer, debated Dr. Richard Faragher, Chair of the British Society for Research on Ageing and Professor of Biological Gerontology at the University of Brighton, at Oxford’s Sheldonian Theatre on February 19. SENS Research Foundation is proud to have been a sponsor of this event, and would like to thank the Oxford University Society of Biomedical Sciences (OUSBMS) for hosting it.

Welcome to our new site

Posted by Mike Kope, CEO on January 21, 2013 | Outreach

Mike Kope's message welcoming visitors to our newly-revised site, relaunched in early 2013. It all centers around a new tagline: reimagine aging. Of course we are still "advancing rejuvenation biotechnologies" just as vigorously as when we carried that tagline over the last couple years.

SRF hosts Los Angeles event

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on December 21, 2012 | Outreach

SENS Research Foundation celebrated its progress in 2012 with a party at Evidence Studios in Los Angeles on December 20.

Dr. de Grey to speak at University of Delaware

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on September 25, 2012 | Outreach

The University of Delaware's Socratic Club will be hosting Dr. Aubrey de Grey on Tuesday, October 2.

Chase Community Giving - Vote for SENS Foundation

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on September 12, 2012 | Outreach

Your vote could mean $10,000 or more for SENS Foundation to put toward our groundbreaking research into effectively mitigating age-related disease. To vote, simply visit SENS Foundation's official Chase Community Giving page.

New Results from SENSF-Funded Research Published

Posted by Daniel Kimbel on September 11, 2012 | Outreach

This month, a paper reporting results from the LysoSENS project that SENS Foundation funds at Rice University will be published in the printed edition of Biotechnology and Bioengineering. The research that produced these results was primarily performed by Dr. Jacques Mathieu, and focused on identifying enzymes that can degrade or modify 7-ketocholesterol, a root cause of atherosclerosis; such enzymes could ultimately be used as a new class of regenerative therapies to prevent and reverse heart disease.

Critical Thought | TV Interview with Dr de Grey now available on YouTube

Posted by Ben Zealley on August 06, 2012 | Outreach

In this series of four interviews, suitable for viewers with or without a scientific background, Dr de Grey explains the key ideas, initial results and projected outcomes of the SENS program, and explains how SENS Research Foundation operates to educate and inform the public about the conceptual and practical advantages of rejuvenation biotechnology.

Oxford debate: video now available

Posted by Anne Corwin on April 30, 2012 | Outreach

The "Debate of the Ages", hosted by the Oxford University Scientific Society and featuring SENS Foundation's Chief Science Officer Dr Aubrey de Grey and Oxford's Professor Colin Blakemore, has been recorded courtesy of SENS Foundation and is now available via our YouTube channel.