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Live Longer with AI

By : Tina Woods
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Live Longer with AI

By: Tina Woods

Overview of this book

Live Longer with AI examines how the latest cutting-edge developments are helping us to live longer, healthier and better too. It compels us to stop thinking that health is about treating disease and start regarding it as our greatest personal and societal asset to protect. The book discusses the impact that AI has on understanding the cellular basis of aging and how our genes are influenced by our environment – with the pandemic highlighting the interconnectedness of human and planetary health. Author Tina Woods, founder and CEO of Collider Health and Collider Science, and the co-founder of Longevity International, has curated a panel of deeply insightful interviews with some of today’s brightest and most innovative thought leaders at the crossroads of health, technology and society. Read what leading experts in health and technology are saying about the book: "This is a handbook for the revolution!" —Sir Muir Gray, Director, Optimal Ageing "You can live longer and be happier if you make some changes – that is the theme of this book. Well-written and compelling." —Ben Page, CEO, Ipsos Mori "Tina's book is a must-read for those who want to discover the future of health." —José Luis Cordeiro, Fellow, World Academy of Art & Science; Director, The Millennium Project; Vice Chair, Humanity Plus; Co- Author of The Death of Death About the consultant editor Melissa Ream is a leading health and care strategist in the UK, leveraging user-driven design and artificial intelligence to design systems and support people to live healthier, longer lives.
Table of Contents (8 chapters)


  1. The Secret of How Life on Earth Began, Michael Marshall, BBC, 31 October 2016,
  2. A new view of the tree of life, Hug et al, Nature, 11 April 2016,
  3. Researchers see history of life in the structure of transfer RNA, University of Illinois, March 7 2008,
  4. Viruses share genes with organisms across the tree of life, University of Illinois, December 6 2017,
  5. The Book of Life will be the century’s most valuable enterprise, Financial Times,
  6. Engineering an Inclusive Bioeconomy, Khanna et al, Harvard Faculty & Research, August 2020,
  7. New Partnership Aims to Sequence Genomes of All Life on Earth, Unlock Nature’s Value, Tackle Bio-Piracy and Habitat Loss, Fon Mathuros, World Economic Forum, 23 January 2018,
  8. Data trusts raise questions on privacy and governance, Jane Croft, Financial Times, September 13 2019,
  9. New Tech Is Giving Humanity Many Potential Paths to Immortality, Tom Ward, Futurism, August 17 2017,
  10. DNA Sequencing Costs: Data, National Human Genome Research Institute, 2020,
  11. How is AI decoding aging?, Alex Zhavoronkov,, May 3 2019,
  12. Artificial intelligence for aging and longevity research: Recent advances and perspectives, Zhavoronkov et al, Science Direct, November 2018,
  13. Deep learning enables rapid identification of potent DDR1 kinase inhibitors, Zhavoronkov et al, Nature, 02 September 2019,
  14. Longevity, Thomas Theodore Samaras, Epigenetics of Aging and Longevity, 2018,
  15. Binocular Convergence, An Osteopathic Approach to Children (Second Edition), 2009,
  16. IoT Supporters Envision A Trillion-Sensor World, Matt Bail, Informed Infrastructure, 2013,
  17. Amazon and Apple will be our doctors in the future, says tech guru Peter Diamandis, Ruth Reader, Fast Company, 12 November 2019,
  18. Gartner highlights AI among its top 10 strategic Internet of Things trends, Anasia D’Mello, iot-now, 8 November 2018,
  19. Amazon launches Amazon Care, a virtual medical clinic for employees, Christina Farr, CNBC, 24 September 2019,
  20. Everything we know about Haven, the Amazon joint venture to revamp health care, Christina Farr, CNBC, 13 March 2019,
  21. Google Life Sciences Rebrands As Verily, Uses Big Data To Figure Out Why We Get Sick, Sean Captain, Fast Company, 12 July 2015,
  22. Google Fit gets ready to take on the Apple Watch, Jared Newman, Fast Company, 21 August 2018,
  23. AlphaFold: Using AI for scientific discovery, DeepMind blog post, 15 January 2020,
  24. Protein misfolding and aggregation in Alzheimer’s disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus, Ashraf et al, National Library of Medicine, 2014,
  25. Misfolded protein transmits Parkinson’s from cell to cell, Virginia Hughes, Nature, 15 November 2012,
  26. Revised view of Huntington’s protein misfolding mechanism, Stu Borman, C&EN, 2 October 2017,
  27. Cystic fibrosis – a multiorgan protein misfolding disease, Fraser-Pitt & O’Neil, Future Science OA, 1 September 2015,
  29. Nick Bostrom on Superintelligence and the Future of AI, Nick Bostrom, Freethink, 3 December 2019,
  30. China on verge of becoming AI superpower as investment closes in on US, Olivia Rudgard, The Telegraph, 12 December 2019,
  31. WeChat Revenue and Usage Statistics (2020), Mansoor Iqbal, Business of Apps, 30 July 2020,
  32. China’s internet is flowering, and it might be our future, Yiren Lu, New York Times, 13 November 2019,
  33. China’s social credit system, South China Morning post
  34. IHAN – proof of concept pilots, SITRA,
  35. Consultation on the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation, UK government, 20 November 2018,
  36. Artificial Intelligence Governance and Ethics Initiatives, Singapore Government, 8 November 2019,
  37. Australia’s chief scientist calls for AI regulations, Beverley Head,, 5 June 2018,
  38. India is a latecomer to AI, Here’s how it plans to catch up, Utkarsh Amitabh, World Economic Forum, 14 June 2018,
  39. Writing, Charlotte Stix, Personal blog,
  40. Who Will Win the Race for AI?, Yuval Noah Harari, Global Thinkers,
  41. The World is Flat: Some Second Thoughts, Thomas Friedman, address to Williams College, April 2006,
  42. The world is spiky, Azeem Azhar, Exponential View, 13 December 2019,
  43. Chinese companies boost self-reliance as trade war with US rolls on, The Straits Times, 12 December 2019,
  44. Are data localization norms in sync with India’s Cloud vision? IANS, New Indian Express, 18 October 2019,
  45. How Taiwan’s Unlikely Digital Minister Hacked the Pandemic, Andrew Leonard, Wired, 23 July 2020,
  46. Hitting the poorest worst? How public health cuts have been experienced in England’s most deprived communities, Chris Thomas, IPPR, November 2019,
  47. Amazon could soon force you to go on a diet, according to one futurist, Katharine Schwab, Fast Company, 21 March 2019,
  48. Amazon announces Halo, a fitness band and app that scans your body and voice, Dieter Bohn, The Verge, August 2020,