Cover Photo by Tyler Milligan on Unsplash The Nine Hallmarks of Aging and AgeCurve Aging (spelled ageing in British English) is a constant reminder of the passage of time and its purpose is a question that has intrigued and puzzled scientists for centuries. Aging is the process of becoming older, that involves a series of functional changes that appear […]
My journey into science, research and technology started back in 1997, in central Italy, during an undergraduate student internship in biological sciences. During that internship I immediately fell in love with the microscope as soon as I started using it, as it allowed me to explore and observe a whole new, at the time, microscopic and […]
SeedLegals is running a detailed interview with our Founder/CEO called AgeCurve: a longevity investment story during the time of a pandemic.
Happy to announce that we have added a new Nuclear Changes SuperStory, currently including one histone protein abundance report. Histones are the main packaging components of chromosomes in the cell nucleus and play important roles in gene regulation. This way they can contribute to two hallmark aging processes: genomic instability and epigenetic changes. Our users can […]
Skills, experience: Experience in handling fast-paced operations Strong interpersonal skills Legal awareness and strong understanding and sensitivity concerning personal data privacy Technical skills to report technical problems Quantitative skills Adaptability to new tasks Roles: At least 5 levels: Managing kit assembly. Day-to-day handling of the B2C workflow including all communications with end users. Education, training […]
Cellular senescence, the presence of no longer functioning, but also not disappearing ‘zombie’ cells is a well-known hallmark of biological aging. This week, we have added our second protein score to our Lack of Frail Cells SuperStory, a protease inhibitor. Please see for instance this study by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging. Our users can […]
In the coming weeks we plan to roll out several new aging scores. This week we have added the following two new scores: In the time of a pandemic that demonstrated how important it is to know more about the aging of our immune system, we were finally able to add an interleukin to the Immunity SuperStory, extending […]
Below please find my main talk I’ve given on the 27th of April at the Defining Biological Aging session of the online conference Longevity2020, organised by Longevity Technology.
Imagine the amount of stress involved in the following situation circa early March, 2020: a pandemic is upon us and you, the startup Founder is trying to close the first significant round of investment. Despite being sure the alignment between potential investor and startup is in a great shape, nothing else seems certain out there […]