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Topic: Aging biology

Aging biology is the study of the biological mechanisms and processes underlying age-related changes in organisms, with the goal of understanding and potentially delaying or reversing these changes.

More on: Aging biology

The podcast episodes provided explore the biology of aging and the scientific quest to extend human lifespan and healthspan through various interventions.

The episodes discuss the underlying biological processes of aging, such as cellular senescence, epigenetic changes, and metabolic factors, and how proposed anti-aging strategies like young blood transfusions, supplements, and drugs like metformin may impact these processes.

The episodes also cover the state of the science, the potential benefits and risks of different approaches, and the broader landscape of longevity research, including the role of venture capital, regulatory challenges, and the need for talent and interdisciplinary collaboration.

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