longevity

Male and female lions

Males of most animal species die earlier than females because their smaller Y chromosome is unable to protect an unhealthy X chromosome, research suggests.

UNIKEN Autumn

Could we one day live to 150 with the help of a pill? A new class of anti-ageing super drugs that targets 20 age-related diseases is on the horizon. Read the full story in the latest issue of Uniken.

eating less dietary protein could grant us a longer life with fewer kids, says a new research report.

Super colloquium inside

The financial effects of longevity on retirement funding have been explored at an annual Australian Colloquium of Superannuation Researchers hosted by UNSW.