Presenter Alexander Fedintsev, Radical Life Extension group Alexander is a biogerontologist recognized for his proposal of the 10th hallmark of aging. He is widely regarded as an expert in the aging of the extracellular matrix (ECM) and has put forth several hypotheses e. g. he thinks that stiffening of the ECM caused by glycation imitates… Continue reading Alexander Fedintsev | How Old Matrix Kills Us
Summary: In this awards ceremony, we announce the first place, second place, and third place of the Hypothesis Prize edition of The Longevity Prize, including several honorable mentions!
Presenter Yuri Deigin Yuri Deigin, MBA is a biotech entrepreneur with a focus on early-stage translation of scientific breakthroughs into therapies. He has over a decade of drug discovery and development experience, and a track record of outlicensing products to Big Pharma. Summary: In the upcoming talk “Epigenetic Rejuvenation by In Vivo Partial Reprogramming: Past,… Continue reading Yuri Deigin | Epigenetic Rejuvenation by In Vivo Partial Reprogramming: Past, Present, and Future
Presenter Ana Maria Cuervo Dr. Ana Maria Cuervo obtained her M.D. and Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular biology from the University of Valencia (Spain) in 1990 and 1994, respectively, and received postdoctoral training at Tufts University in Boston, MA. In 2002, she started her laboratory at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she is now… Continue reading Ana Maria Cuervo | Targeting Selective Autophagy in Aging and Age-related Diseases
Presenter Vadim Gladyshev Vadim Gladyshev is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Director of the Center for Redox Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Associate Member of the Broad Institute. Dr. Gladyshev’s lab focuses on studying aging, rejuvenation and lifespan control using a combination of experimental and computational approaches. He has published… Continue reading V. Gladyshev, M. Moqri, V.Sebastiano | Quantifying Aging