aging Individuals With Polymerase Defects Have Increased Somatic Mutations, But Not Increased Aging The findings suggested to the researchers that the increase in somatic mutations observed as people get older may not be the sole cause of aging-related diseases. Aviv Scientific Closes $40M Series B Financing Round The company plans to use the funds to roll out a database containing comprehensive omics data that captures the aging process in healthy adults. Nature Papers Examine Genomes of Centenarians, Transcription-Coupled DNA Repair In Nature this week: analysis of centenarian genomes uncovers longevity-linked variants, and more. Centenarian Exome Analysis Points to Conserved Longevity Pathways Researchers found rare coding variants in conserved pathways that appear to be associated with longevity and potentially protect against aging. PNAS Papers on Mouse Heart Aging, Amphibian Speciation, Default Mode Network Optogenetics In PNAS this week: omic analysis of heart aging in mice, analysis of speciation among amphibians, and more. Oct 14, 2020 Germline Variants Contribute to Risk of Developing Aging-Related Clonal Hematopoiesis Oct 1, 2020 Cancer Clues Gleaned from Somatic Mutation Patterns in Normal Bladders Jul 24, 2020 Norwegian Diagnostics Firm Age Labs to Develop Epigenetics-Based Test for SARS-CoV-2 Premium Jul 14, 2020 Deep Longevity Closes Series A, Partners With Human Longevity Jul 2, 2020 Translation of Dog Years Into Human Years Updated With Epigenetic Analysis Jun 19, 2020 Family Study Finds Germline Mutation Rates Predict Longevity, Fertility Apr 23, 2020 Elysium Health Licenses DNA Methylation Biomarkers From Yale University Feb 18, 2020 Mediterranean Diet Boosts Beneficial Gut Microbiome Bacteria, Decreases Frailty in Older Adults Jan 31, 2020 Single-Cell Sequencing Study Suggests Antioxidant Pathway Role in Female Fertility Declines Jan 23, 2020 Genomes of Healthy Elderly Show Fewer Disease-Linked Variants Jan 13, 2020 Aging Markers, Patterns Found in Longitudinal Multi-Omics Study Dec 12, 2019 Epigenetic Patterns Predict Vertebrate Species' Lifespans Nov 12, 2019 Supercentenarians Have Increased Levels of Cytotoxic CD4 T Cells Oct 15, 2019 Researchers Identify DNA Methylation Signature Linked to Aging, Autism in Children Sep 3, 2019 Molecular Aging Initiative to Profile Clonal Hematopoiesis Consequences in Patient Populations Premium Aug 23, 2019 Washington University-Led Team Wins Five-Year, $68M NIH Grant for Longevity Sequencing Study Jul 3, 2019 Altered Immune Cell Activity Reported in Aging Mouse, Human Brains Apr 17, 2019 Single-Cell Study Finds Mutations Accumulate in Human B Lymphocytes With Age Feb 14, 2019 Ribosomal DNA Methylation May Serve as Clock of Aging in Mammals Feb 4, 2019 Age Labs Gets €1M From Research Council of Norway Load More Breaking News Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms Indivumed, Biognosys Expand Partnership to Offer Immunopeptidomics Insights Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Blueprint Genetics, BioMarin to Offer Genetic Testing for Skeletal Dysplasia in Europe, Middle East The Scan Should've Been Spotted Sooner Scientists tell the Guardian that SARS-CoV-2 testing issues at a UK lab should have been noticed earlier. For Martian Fuel Researchers have outlined a plan to produce rocket fuel on Mars that uses a combination of sunlight, carbon dioxide, frozen water, cyanobacteria, and engineered E. coli, according to Gizmodo. To Boost Rapid Testing The Washington Post writes that new US programs aim to boost the availability of rapid at-home SARS-CoV-2 tests. PNAS Papers on Strawberry Evolution, Cell Cycle Regulators, False-Positive Triplex Gene Editing In PNAS this week: strawberry pan-genome, cell cycle-related roles for MDM2 and MDMX, and more.