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Move the human story forward! The innovators, trailblazers and pioneers who shape our world.

Move the human story forward! The innovators, trailblazers and pioneers who shape our world.
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Move the human story forward! The innovators, trailblazers and pioneers who shape our world.

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Episodes

The DataBETA project, and Aging Interventions: Dr Josh Mitteldorf

10/21/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews evolutionary biologist, researcher, and author, Dr. Josh Mitteldorf. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last couple of shows we’ve been spending a lot of time on the different hierarchical levels of the aging processes, talking about the genome, the microbiome, tissue engineering, systems biology, and many other topics, and we’ve been speaking to a broad range of thought leaders in these various fields. As the...

Duration:00:45:43

Virtual Physiological Humans For Virtual Clinical Studies

10/15/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. William Pruett, from the Physiology and Biophysics Department, of the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Ira Pastor Comments: The year is now 2019, and we have surpassed $7 trillion in total annual healthcare expenditures around the globe. As part of that $7 trillion, we’re now spending close to a $1 trillion a year on pharmaceutical products. As we’ve been watching the traditional pharma...

Duration:00:50:03

Parkinson's Disease: Bridging the Enteric and Central Nervous System

10/10/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Per Borghammer, Clinical Professor in the Department of Clinical Medicine, Nuclear Medicine and the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Center at Aarhus University in Denmark. Ira Pastor Comments: On past shows we have touched on the topic of systems biology, a field of study that looks at the interactions between components of biological systems, and how these interactions give rise to the...

Duration:00:44:02

Building A Synthetic Brain

10/9/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Alice C. Parker, Dean's Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California. They talk of Dr Parker's work to build a synthetic brain. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last several shows we have spent time talking to many people working on both "the cutting edge" and "the bleeding edge" as it pertains to the various emerging therapeutic...

Duration:00:51:05

Health Diplomacy to Optimise Global Health

10/7/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Ambassador Juan José Gómez Camacho, Mexico’s current Ambassador to Canada, and for the last 3 years, Mexico's Permanent Representative of the United Nations in New York City. Ira Pastor Comments: Today, we are going to talk about a fascinating series of topics related to global population health, and we will start by citing some staggering data. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that there...

Duration:00:36:25

Human Hibernation Via Biotech

10/5/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Kelly Drew from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks (UAF). Ira Pastor Comments: Today we are going to move into a fascinating area of biology that has potential applications across various domains of human health and enhancement, and that is the area of hibernation biology. Hibernation is defined as a state of inactivity...

Duration:00:39:08

Vaccine For Diabetes, Auto-Immune Diseases and Cancer?

10/1/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Denise Faustman, Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard University and Director of the Immunobiology Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital. Ira Pastor Comments: The last several shows we have spent time on different hierarchical levels the biological architecture of the life and aging processes. We’ve spent some time talking about the genome, the microbiome, the extracellular matrix,...

Duration:00:33:37

Limb Regeneration, Wound Healing and Skin Biology

9/27/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Luis Garza, MD-PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last several shows we have spent time on different hierarchical levels of the biologic architecture of the life, disease and aging processes. We’ve spent some time talking about the genome, the microbiome, extracellular matrices, and systems biology. We’ve also...

Duration:00:34:01

Exploring The Beginning of Life With Dr Gumucio

9/26/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Prof. Dr. Deborah Gumucio, Professor Emerita, Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School. Ira Pastor Comments: On today’s show we are going to delve into the area of ontogenesis, defined as the development of an individual organism, or anatomical or behavioral feature, from the earliest stage to maturity. Ontogenesis also encompasses the dynamics of embryogenesis (embryo...

Duration:00:54:48

Costa Rica Wants You To Live Longer!

9/24/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Ambassador Dr. Fernando Llorca Castro, ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last several shows we’ve been spending a lot of time talking with experts and visionaries from university laboratories, bio-pharma companies, and government research institutions, all working on the problem of healthy aging and human enhancement from the perspective of bio-therapeutic...

Duration:01:00:26

Political Transhumanism

9/18/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and Founder of Bioquark, interviews Johannon Ben Zion, Founder and Chair of the Arizona Transhumanist Party, as well as the U.S. Transhumanist Party Presidential Candidate in the 2020 election. Disclaimer: ideaXme does not endorse any particular candidate or political party. Ira Pastor Comments: Today on the show we’re going to get into a topic that we’ve touched on before from a scientific perspective, that of transhumanism....

Duration:00:24:55

Robin Farmanfarmaian's Mission: Empower Healthcare Consumers

9/16/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and Founder of Bioquark, interviews Robin Farmanfarmaian, medical futurist, bestselling author, professional speaker, and CEO and Co-Founder of ArO. Ira Pastor Comments: In 2019, we are spending over $7 trillion around the globe on healthcare. $1 trillion goes to pharmaceutical products, $350 billion to medical devices, $200 billion new life sciences R&D, and on and on. We tend to forget how much consolidation has occurred in these...

Duration:00:26:34

Can We Eliminate The Need For Organ Transplants?

9/12/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. Anthony Atala, clinician, professor, and chair of the Department of Urology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Ira Pastor Comments: For the last few months we’ve been profiling many cutting edge bio-molecular technologies that are in the pipeline for moving us into a 21st century curative model whereby we can begin to have a major impact on many of the chronic degenerative diseases...

Duration:00:17:33

Superhighway Of Our Cells: Extracellular Matrix with Prof Collin Ewald

9/10/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and Founder of Bioquark, interviews Prof. Dr. Collin Ewald, Department of Health Sciences and Technology, at ETH Zurich (The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich), Founder of Swiss Society for Aging Research and Vice President Swiss Society for Matrix Biology. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last several shows we have spent time on different hierarchical levels the biologic-architecture of the life, disease and aging process....

Duration:00:41:05

James Strole: Advocacy, Education, Awareness About Radical Life Extension

9/5/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews James Strole, Co-Founder and Co-Director of People Unlimited and Director of the Coalition For Radical Life Extension. Ira Pastor Comments: On the last several shows we have spent time on different hierarchical levels the biologic-architecture of the life, disease and aging process. We’ve spent some time talking about the genome, the microbiome, tissue engineering, systems biology, quantum biology,...

Duration:00:33:52

GOOGLE Science Fair Winner Fionn Ferreira!

9/4/2019
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Dr. Richard W. Smith (PhD), ideaXme World Oceans Ambassador and Chemical Oceanographer at Global Aquatic Research, interviews 18-year-old scientist Fionn Ferreira, winner of the 2019 Google Science Fair. Fionn Ferreira recently received the award for developing a method for removing plastics from water. Whilst, this represents a breakthrough in the scientific community for the removal pollutants from water, many are surprised that the innovator behind this achievement has only recently...

Duration:00:15:50

High Tech Futuristic AFRICA

9/4/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging Ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Ósìnàkáchì Ákùmà Kálù, the founder and Chairman of the Transdisciplinary Agora for Future Discussions. Ira Pastor Comments: Today we are going to take a little journey across the Atlantic Ocean from where I am located here in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, to the continent of Africa. Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent, with 54 countries, covering around 12 million...

Duration:01:02:45

The Bionic Girl Making Prosthetics Cool!

9/1/2019
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Tilly Lockey, "the girl who is making prosthetics cool" and her father Adam Lockey, recently spoke with Andrea Macdonald, founder ideaXme. They discussed Tilly’s incredible journey to becoming a worldwide spokesperson for prosthetics and meningitis awareness. Tilly Lockey is not your average 13 year old girl. She’s a part time makeup artist, a model, an ambassador for the charity Meningitis Now, and a citizen scientist working with Open Bionics. She’s affectionately referred to as the...

Duration:00:14:58

Bioethics: What does it mean for Scientists, Clinicians and Patients?

8/29/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Dr. David Magnus, the Thomas A. Raffin Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Ethics, and Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University, where he directs the Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics. Ira Pastor Comments: On several recent shows we have spent time on different topics pertaining to human health, disease, degeneration and aging. We’ve focused on a variety of therapeutic and preventative...

Duration:01:05:32

Exploring the Viral Causes of Alzheimers

8/29/2019
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Ira Pastor, ideaXme longevity and aging ambassador and founder of Bioquark, interviews Professor Ruth Itzhaki, Emeritus Professor, Division of Neuroscience & Experimental Psychology at The University of Manchester. Ira Pastor Comments: The last several shows we have spent time on different hierarchical levels of the biologic-architecture of the life and aging process. We’ve spent some time talking about the genome, the microbiome, systems biology, and tissue engineering. We’ve dabbled...

Duration:00:35:56