23: Eric Marcotulli—Bottling the Fountain of Youth

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Eric Marcotulli
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Elysium Health co-founders Eric Marcotulli, Dan Alminana, Leonard Guarente.
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Arthur Harden and Hans von Euler-Chelpin won the Nobel prize in 1929 for their related work on fermentation in which they “purified” NAD
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More on jellyfish life cycles and aging
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Details on Basis here
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Senescence is when cells cease to divide. The number of senescent cells increases as you age. Key drivers of senescence are shown at the top — epigenetics, telomere erosion, DNA damage, mitochondrial dysfunction. Senescence in turn drives the hallmarks of aging such as stem cell exhaustion and chronic inflammation. [Source]
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The top image shows mouse cells before senescence, the bottom image shows mouse cells after senescence.
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The eight Nobel laureates on Elysium’s advisory board
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More stories from Basis customers here
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The global supplements market was estimated at USD $115.06 billion in 2018. It is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% in coming years. [Source]
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See Elysium’s full study published in Nature Partner Journals (2017)

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