Hacking The Fountain Of Youth

Emily BurkeDrug Discovery, Edited by Sarah Van Tiem, Longevity

Hacking The Fountain Of Youth Last week, we began to delve into longevity research — the area of biotech which seeks to understand the biomolecular changes that occur with aging and possibly underlie many of the dubious gifts of old age: heart disease, Alzheimer’s and more. The work aims to lengthen life span of course, but more importantly to extend health … Read More

Fountains of Healthy Old Age?

Emily BurkeEdited by Sarah Van Tiem, Longevity, The WEEKLY

Fountains Of Healthy Old Age? Plenty of famous people have uttered (or supposedly uttered) lots of pithy comments about aging. A couple gems: “Age is mind over matter; if you don’t mind, it don’t matter,” said Satchel Paige.  “We are always the same age inside,” Gertrude Stein wrote — she lived in Paris; how could she help but feel amazing? … Read More