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Rise of the retrons – a new gene editing technique

...soon to a venue near you, but does that mean that CRISPR has had its time in the sun? The CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing system has, after all, become the poster...

Can CRISPR be used to diagnose aging?

...is CRISPR technologies, including playing a role the development of a CRISPR-powered device, which was recently the subject of a new paper highlighting its advanced capabilities in disease-detection. Longevity.Technology: Much...

Young blood to old – where do the answers to aging lie?

...Irina Conboy in our next article, in which she talks about her lab’s work on the development of new CRISPR technology. Image credits: sabin urcelay / Pixabay and Irina Conboy...

Successful free radical therapy? Targeting is key

...modern science, says Mann. “For example the COVID RNA vaccines were created in just six months on the back of the CRISPR Nobel Prize – that just shows you what...

Gut bacteria start-up exits stealth with unique data

...host animal. The company has also identified in its database over 2,000 CRISPR/Cas genome editing systems, of which approximately one third does not belong to any known CRISPR/Cas family. “Intractable...

Juvenescence scoops-up new longevity IP

...very interested in getting into is gene transfer. Of course, other companies own the delivery systems, whether it’s CRISPR, or zinc fingers. So, the only way we can get in...

Gene-editing tool can programme cuts over time

New process uses special molecules called ‘proGuides’ to improve CRISPR gene editing. Researchers from the University of Illinois Chicago have discovered a new gene-editing technique that allows sequential cuts –...

Shining a Sheekey light on science

...to write about subjects which really excited her – and so, The Sheekey Science Blog was born. Epigenetics, CRISPR technology, what happens on a cellular level – metabolic and cellular...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

...smash-hit YouTube channel The Sheekey Science Show. The channel covers topics from aging and longevity, gut microbiome, neuroscience, CRISPR, biotech companies and book reviews. Eleanor’s role in explaining and popularising...

Longevity investing has “come of age” says MMC founder

...which have only really been around for a few years,” says Summerfield. “From CRISPR, to genome sequencing, to complex peptide molecule manufacturing techniques and new nanoparticle delivery models. The resulting...

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Prescribing exercise – the “miracle cure”

EXi targets chronic illness with digital personalised platform for prescribing exercise. British start-up EXi is making waves with its app for prescribing personalised activity programmes....

Dyno Therapeutics closes $100m to accelerate gene therapy

Dyno Therapeutics closes $100 million Series A led by Andreessen Horowitz to accelerate AI-powered gene therapy platform. Dyno Therapeutics, Inc, a biotech applying AI to...

Sticking with glutathione could be a smart longevity choice

The body's "master antioxidant" glutathione is a powerful weapon in the fight for longevity, but it diminishes with age; AgelessRx has a range of...

Rise of the retrons – a new gene editing technique

Move over CRISPR... a new gene editing technique enables millions of genetic experiments to be performed simultaneously. Like the best B Movie ever, The Day...

VitaDAO announces “Longevity Molecule” research project

VitaDAO will use advanced machine learning to crunch the data from 1.04 billion prescriptions to understand the impact of drugs on human lifespan. VitaDAO, which...
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