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Full Rejuvenation in 5 Years?

posted on November 20th, 2012

Dear Future Centenarian,

Unlikely. But there’s a possibility that fairly extensive rejuvenation could happen by then. By this, I mean in the lab, not in the clinic, unless you got your treatment in a stable country with reliable medical care that does not have onerous regulatory oversight. For example, just getting approval in the US could take 5-15 years after such a technology is developed.

If you were on the Centagen webinar last Thursday, you’ll know what I am about to talk about.

Maximum Life Foundation is currently endorsing a crowdfunding initiative for Centagen. They only need about $75,000 to equip and lease some space in an existing lab to develop their adult stem cell/telomere technology.

Their chief scientist, Dr. Bryant Villeponteau, has spent most of his career in this field. In fact, some consider him to be the “Father of Telomerase Biology.” His contribution to the field earned him the “Inventor of the Year Award” in 1997. Without his work, telomerase activator supplements and drug development could be years behind where they are today.

In a nutshell, his pending lab could bring his newest technology to research facilities and some international clinics in 2-3 years. Barring unforeseen hurdles, Dr. Villeponteau could perfect the ability to amplify stem cells by a million times or more without degrading telomeres. In fact, he is confident he will be able to actually lengthen the cells’ telomeres in the process. That would make the stem cells biologically younger.

Currently, whenever cells divide, in or out of the lab, telomeres tend to shorten, thus aging the cells.

So Dr. Villeponteau could produce an unlimited number of your own cells for any and all tissues. That means you could have young replacement cells for any purpose you may need. Since these would be your own cells, ethical, rejection and safety issues disappear or diminish to a negligible level.

So any of your individual organs could be treated and even rejuvenated.

How about this concept? Several years ago, I asked famous stem cell researcher, Dr. Michael West, when, if ever, could we have a systemic approach to rejuvenation by injecting undifferentiated stem cells into a patient’s bloodstream. The idea being, that they would migrate to all organs and trigger full-body rejuvenation.

He wouldn’t speculate as to when, but he did acknowledge that this was a goal and could of course be the Holy Grail of stem cell research. He is also known as one of the brighter people on the planet.

Dr. Villeponteau has a new twist on this idea and thinks that we could start studies in less than two years and know within months whether it was working or not.

Even if it were not a complete success, he figures that it could overcome at least one barrier to solving aging and would be able to improve or maybe even obsolete every other type of stem cell therapy in the world.

By the way, indications as to him being on the right track are happening today. For example, there are now a number of reputable stem cell clinics in Panama, China, Cayman Islands and other countries. Thousands of patients have already been treated using their own stem cells with no significant side-effects reported. 

Most treatments involve injecting stem cells into the patient's bloodstream rather than directly into the organs. Some of the patients being treated for one condition have reported an unexpected improvement in another condition such as significant reversal of hearing loss!

Here’s a 3 minute video of an amazing success story of a US medical doctor heart failure patient treated at a clinic in Costa Rica. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PcFQeRNuPDo

In summary, Dr. Villeponteau’s technology optimizes and amplifies patients’ stem cells before they are reinjected into them.

By the way, he may know within a few years if he can rejuvenate all your skin with one or a series of simple injections. If not, there’s a Plan B.

Here’s some more info: http://www.indiegogo.com/centagen?c=home

More Life,
David Kekich

P.S. If you’re in the mood for a good belly laugh, here’s a brief video on learning how not to die: http://mashable.com/2012/11/17/ways-not-to-die/
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