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Aubrey de Grey

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Aubrey de Grey
De Grey in 2018
Aubrey David Nicholas Jasper de Grey

(1963-04-20) 20 April 1963 (age 61)
London, England
EducationHarrow School
Alma materTrinity Hall, Cambridge
(BA, PhD)
Occupation(s)Chief science officer of the SENS Research Foundation[1]
VP of New Technology discovery at AgeX Therapeutics[2]
Adjunct professor at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology[3]
Known for
(m. 1991; div. 2017)
ParentCordelia de Grey[6]

Aubrey David Nicholas Jasper de Grey (born 20 April 1963)[7][8] is an English author and ageing researcher. He is the Chief Science Officer of the SENS Research Foundation and VP of New Technology Discovery at AgeX Therapeutics, Inc.[2][9][10]

Early life

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De Grey was born and brought up in London, England.[11]

De Grey thinks that it will be possible to reverse aging.[12][13] He thinks that the first human who will live more than 1,000 years was born.[10][12]


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De Grey is a cryonicist. He signed up with Alcor.[13]

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Terms coined by Aubrey de Grey

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  1. SRF Home, SENS Research Foundation. Sens.org. Retrieved on 23 October 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Biotime unit Agex Therapeutics appoints Aubrey De Grey as VP of new technology discovery". Reuters. July 13, 2017.
  3. "MIPT News". Archived from the original on 27 September 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  4. Chen, Ingfei. Wake-Up Call, Sciencemag.org, 19 February 2003.
  5. Cox, Hugo. Aubrey de Grey: scientist who says humans can live for 1,000 years, Financial Times, 8 February 2017.
  6. The Mitochondrial Free Radical Theory of Aging. Dedication.
  7. Bushko, Renata G., ed. (2005). Future of Intelligent and Extelligent Health Environment, volume 118. IOS Press. p. 328. ISBN 978-1-58603-571-6.
  8. de Grey, A.; Jacobsen, S.D. (8 June 2014). "Dr. Aubrey de Grey: SENS Research Foundation, Chief Science Officer and Co-founder; Rejuvenation Research, Editor-in-Chief". In-Sight (5.A): 29–33.
  9. "Agex to develop powerful regenerative and anti-aging treatments". Next Big Future. December 16, 2017.
  10. 10.0 10.1 Brown, Mike. "Why Aubrey de Grey Thinks the First 1,000-Year-Old Person is Alive". Inverse. Retrieved 2020-07-27.
  11. Stripp, David (14 June 2004). "This Man Would Have You Live A Really, Really, Really, Really Long Time. If a mouse can survive the equivalent of 180 years, why not us? Or our kids? Scientific provocateur Aubrey de Grey has a plan". CNN. Retrieved 24 June 2012.
  12. 12.0 12.1 "Living to 1,000: The man who says science will soon defeat ageing". Cambridge Independent. 2018-06-17. Retrieved 2020-07-27.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "The Bitcoiners Who Want to Defeat Death". BREAKERMAG. 2018-12-19. Archived from the original on 2021-02-22. Retrieved 2020-07-11.


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