There is fastly progressing science and there is a rapid increase in funding and formation of companies. Areas that were making slow progress like Mitosens are now rapidly progressing. Cross-linking is making progress as well.
Robust mouse rejuvenation could be only 3 years away instead of five years. Robust mouse rejuvenation could be by 2022.
Aubrey is more optimistic that partial SENS will be able to deliver significant life extension impact.
Aubrey sees a lot of activity in all seven areas of aging damage identified by SENS.
It seems that the removal of senescent cells will deliver useful health benefits and some longevity.
Aubrey indicates that SENS has a fantastic relationship with the Buck Institute. SENS has multiple projects.
Aubrey is working at AgeX as a Vice-president. Previously Aubrey had believed that there was not much need for SENS to fund stem cell research. Aubrey always considered stem cells to be important. Michael West is doing some of the most important work on stem cells.