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Nir Barzilai is confirmed speaker at the Towards a Consensus Definition of Biological Aging workshop

It’s my pleasure to announce that Nir Barzilai is a confirmed participant and speaker at our Towards a consensus definition of biological aging workshop, happening on the 23rd of April, 2020, in Cambridge, UK. Professor Barzilai is a key opinion leader in aging research and longevity and the main careful architect of the important TAME Trial. […]

Lynne Cox is confirmed speaker at the Consensus Biological Aging Definition workshop

It’s my pleasure to announce that Lynne Cox is a confirmed participant and speaker at our Towards a consensus definition of biological aging workshop, happening on the 23rd of April, 2020, in Cambridge, UK. I met Lynne at the AIM Day in Healthy Ageing in Oxford and I was blown away by her detailed knowledge on everything […]

Sampling from biological aging definitions: Brunet Lab, Cell, 2019

Our next definition comes from the Cell Review paper The Genetics of Aging: A Vertebrate Perspective by the Brunet Lab at Stanford: Aging is the progressive decline in functional integrity and homeostasis, culminating in death. Commentary: definition attempt consists of 5 distinct propositions in total: 1. Aging is a decline. 2. Aging is a progressive decline. […]