Outline of life extension

Overview of and topical guide to life extension

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to life extension:

Life extension – study of slowing down or reversing the processes of aging to extend both the maximum and average lifespan. Also known as anti-aging medicine, experimental gerontology, and biomedical gerontology.


  • Biological immortality
  • Indefinite lifespan
  • Longevity
  • Rejuvenation


  • Centenarian
  • Supercentenarian
  • Longevity escape velocity


Research and development

Available strategies

  • Calorie restriction or protein restriction or intermittent fasting
  • Exercise
  • Geroprotector
  • Senolytics

Potential future strategies


Hallmarks of aging

Causes of aging

Theories of aging

Theories of aging


Notable people

See also


  1. ^ Garth, Eleanor (2022-10-28). "Aubrey de Grey on longevity at scale". Longevity.Technology - Latest News, Opinions, Analysis and Research. Retrieved 2022-11-04.

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  • https://www.sens.org/
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