The Science of Aging

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Re: The Science of Aging

Postby recluse » Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:11 am

Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF)
LEAF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting increased healthy human lifespan through fiscally sponsoring longevity research projects, and raising awareness regarding the societal benefits of life extension.

Rejuvenation projects include treatments for genomic instability, telemere attrition, epigenetic alteration, loss of proteostasis, deregulated nutrient sensing, mitochondrial dysfunction, cellular senescence, stem cell exhaustion, altered intercellular communication, and long-lived protein modification.
Here's their rejuvenation roadmap:
https://www.lifespan.io/the-rejuvenation-roadmap/
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Re: The Science of Aging

Postby desertrat » Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:17 am

Drawing the Future of Predictive Medicine With Geneticist J. Craig Venter
The future of medicine is predictive, not reactive. Which seems like a restatement of an old aphorism: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
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Re: The Science of Aging

Postby surfsteve » Tue Jul 03, 2018 6:38 am

“Get a genetic test done to see if you have a likelihood for cancer and if you do you can come in and get frequent MRI's so we can start treating you early and make even more money off of you” Not a word about diet, lifestyle or environment... Bogus video!
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