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2015 – 2016 Stanford Longevity Design Challenge “

2015 – 2016 Stanford Longevity Design Challenge “

The Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge offers cash prizes and free entrepreneur mentorship in a competition open to all university students around the world who want to design products and services which optimize long life for us all.

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Anti-Aging Science: Despite Progress, Challenges Remain

Anti-Aging Science: Despite Progress, Challenges Remain

Last month a team of doctors and scientists made the case to regulators at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to consider approving anti-aging drugs as a new pharmaceutical class. Such a designation would treat aging as disease rather than a natural process, potentially opening the door to government funding for anti-aging drug trials. To some, such a drug may seem impossible. Yet, the physiol...

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Cellular Lasers

Cellular Lasers

Researchers at Harvard Medical School create a miniature laser that can emit light inside a single live cell.

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Hacking Medical Robots

Hacking Medical Robots

University of Washington researchers show that state of the art teleoperated surgical robots can be hacked with a downloadable Python library.

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