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The secret to staying young? Scientists boost lifespan of mice by deleting defective cells

The researchers managed to increase the lifespan of mice by an impressive 25% by deleting "senescent" cells.

Lust for life: breaking the 120-year barrier in human ageing

If we are going to live substantially longer, we need to engineer our way out of the current 120-year-barrier.

Why Rejuvenation Biotechnology Could Benefit You

Rejuvenation would give us an extra option we currently don’t have, as right now, everyone is forced to face the burden of ageing.

David Sinclair on Age Reversal

If you can rejuvenate at the cellular level, then everything made out of cells, which is everything, will become young again.

The maximum human life span will likely increase this century, but not by more than a decade

Large mid-20th-century population growth will likely lead to an increase in the supercentenarian population by 2100.

Centenarian blood tests give hints of the secrets to longevity

Centenarians are the fastest-growing demographic group of the world's population, with numbers doubling every ten years.

Improving Quality and Length of Life with Stem Cells

A new article has described the ways in which mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are being developed to treat age-related diseases.

6 ‘chemical cocktails’ discovered: they could reverse aging

If the findings of this study hold their own, we could be on the cusp of a new era in the fight to reverse aging.

Is There a Single Essence of Aging?

To combat the processes that are killing us, substantial resources must be devoted to each of the many, many tasks involved.

Anti-ageing drugs are coming – an expert explains

There will be almost ten billion people living on Earth by 2050 and two billion of them will be over the age of 60.

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