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From Fight Aging!: Senescent Cell Clearance and a Focus on Delaying Skin Aging

‘Skin aging is a fixation in the broader community beyond the sciences, perhaps the more so because there is no effective treatment to slow or turn back skin aging. Life-long exercise and calorie restriction are the only thing that works. … Continue reading

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From Fight Aging!: An Interview with Gary Hudson of Oisin Biotechnologies, Senescent Cell Clearance Startup

‘Today’s topic is another young senescent cell clearance company that I’ve been enthused about since early last year: the company is Oisin Biotechnologies, founded and initially self-funded by Gary Hudson and Matthew Scholz. The Oisin researchers have what is arguably … Continue reading

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From Fight Aging!: 25% Median Life Extension in Mice via Senescent Cell Clearance, Unity Biotechnology Founded to Develop Therapies

‘With today’s news, it certainly seems that senescent cell clearance has come of age as an approach to treating aging and age-related conditions. Some of the leading folk in the cellular senescence research community today published the results from a … Continue reading

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From Fight Aging!: More Details on Bcl-2 Inhibitors as Senolytic Drugs

‘A few weeks ago researchers announced the discovery of a potential new class of drug capable of some degree of clearance of senescent cells in old tissues. As an approach to treating aging and its associated medical conditions this has … Continue reading

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Death Resistant Cells by Jason Hope

Jason Hope, who has provided substantial financial support for SENS (Strategy for Engineered Negligible Senescence), wrote an article about the importance for human health of clearing out senescent cells. ‘Senescent Cells Senescent cells start out as skin cells or as … Continue reading

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