Science and Technology

Is the Search for an Elixir of Life Over?

Posted on: Mon 17 Apr 2017

The notion of “never growing old” has long been a staple of science fiction works. Thanks to recent discoveries relating to repairing damaged DNA however, this could soon become a viable reality… and an affordable one too.

NHMRC Senior Lecturer from the University of New South Wales, Dr Lindsay Wu spoke with Breakfast producer Milly Schultz-Boylen about these discoveries and the implications they could have.


Produced by Milly Schultz-Boylen

Image sourced from Pixabay


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