Phil and Stephen discuss the prospects for extreme life extension.
British scientist who has dedicated his life to the quest for eternal youth claims the human body can be repaired – just like a car
Reversing Alzheimer’s Disease in Mice
If you’re alive in 30 years, chances are good you may also be alive in 1000 years
First human to be made younger via gene therapy?
Could gene therapy help you live forever? CEO of controversial firm claims she has successfully carried out first anti-ageing treatment – on herself
Elizabeth Parrish, CEO of Bioviva, has been using therapies for 6 months
Parrish says she is first human being to be rejuvenated using gene therapy
She says the therapy was able to reverse 20 years of telomere shortening
Telomeres are the caps on the ends of DNA strands called chromosomes
They act as ‘buffers’ against wear and tear, and delay the ageing process