#88 Ira Pastor on Regeneration

08.17.2018 - By DNA Today: A Genetics Podcast

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Ira S. Pastor is the CEO of Bioquark, a life sciences company, developing proprietary combinatorial biologics for the regeneration and repair of human organs and tissues. Ira has over 30 years of pharmaceutical experience. He serves as a board member at multiple companies and organizations including RengerAge, the Reanima Project, The World Academy of Medical Science and the World Economic Forum’s Human Enhancement.

This Episode We Discuss…
Regeneration and repair of human organs and tissues
Natural regenerative capability of humans
Effect of age
Potential role of telomerase
Bioquark’s area of focus in regeneration
Conditions that could potentially benefit from regeneration research
Genetics role in regeneration
Research on animals regenerative abilities
Growing organs outside the human body and its impact on the organ donor system
Somatic reversion and how it differs from other gene therapies

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