Wednesday, 09 January 2019 / Published in Life Sciences, News
A leading researcher says the longevity dividend could become reality. In 2006, S. Jay Olshansky, a leading researcher on aging, and his colleagues coined the term “the longevity dividend.” It describes the health and economic benefits individuals and societies could enjoy by slowing biological aging and extending people’s years of healthy living. The term was
Monday, 03 December 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News
Reminiscent of a scene from “The Social Network,” the whiteboard in researcher and professor Morgan Levine’s Yale Medical School office is covered in a series of letters and numbers. She clicks the red cap back onto the dry erase marker and steps back to admire her work. In front of her, the equation stretches across
Friday, 23 November 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
When it comes to life insurance, many millennials understand the financial risk of not having it — the need — but might not be aware of what kind of policy they need or how to procure it. Current obligations, like student loans, mortgages and other debt, also can be roadblocks. It’s about affordability and share
Friday, 02 November 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
37 startups from over 10 countries competed for the USD 1 Million Dollar (~INR 7.5 Crore) grant from the Government of Andhra Pradesh at the just concluded Vizag Fintech Festival held from October 22-26, 2018. The Government of Andhra Pradesh, in strategic collaboration with its challenge partners, DCF Ventures and Bizofit have selected two startups
Thursday, 25 October 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
The Terry Group has reviewed the techniques and assumptions for determining life expectancies as described in Lapetus Application for Life Expectancy Provider, the curriculum vitae of the researchers responsible for generating life expectancies, and the supplemental details in Appendix G. We have applied guidance from Actuarial Standard of Practice No. 48, Life Settlements Mortality. We