In today’s world, age-related issues have attracted raving scientists and organizations that are itching and passionate to crack the code of ending them. Don’t get the idea wrong; they are not trying to make use live forever. Their mission is to make life worth living every minute without worrying about contracting diseases that are common to the elderly population.
This is mission is catching and promising, thanks to people like Jason Hope. Jason is an internet entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist based in Arizona. Jason is doing what most of those in his position are running away from, channeling his fortune and influence to support anti-aging research.
Hope is doing this through SENS foundation which is a non-profit organization formed back in 2009 to help in spear-heading the research unearthing the cure for age-related diseases.
— Jason Hope (@JasonHope) March 8, 2016
Since the day SENS was launched, it has been in the forefront and working round the clock to improve one of their flagship services known as Rejuvenation Biotechnology.
Jason donated half a million dollars back in 2010. SENS used the funds to build a Cambridge SENS laboratory and incorporate other research initiatives that drastically boosted their potential. Hope never stopped there; he has contributed over a million dollars from his pocket to boost the foundation’s research activities.
When asked why he was making such personal commitments by investing a considerable amount of personal fortune on SENS foundation, Jason Hope’s response made many hearts melt. He said that he believes in the foundation’s potential to solve most challenges faced by human beings today. He added that the human medicine is advancing and this calls for adequate support to increase the chances of achieving success.
Jason Hope does not only offer financial support to SENS foundation; he is helping them tell their story, both to potential investors as well as clients.
Hope mentioned that rejuvenation biotechnology is not about treating the diseases, but trying to understand what causes them and then figuring out how to prevent them.
What SENS foundation does is that they try to reinstate damages done by metabolism which may open doors to opportunistic illnesses that we refer to age-related diseases.
About Jason Hope
As mentioned earlier, Jason Hope is an entrepreneur and investor focusing on education, scientific research to provide disease cure, among other biotechnology fields. Hope has supported his community by helping them strengthen their education sector and has collaborated with many organizations to reduce human suffering. They include The Tony Hawk Foundation, The Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, among many others.
Hope went to Arizona State University where he obtained his degree in Finance and later topped it with an MBA from W.P Carey School of Business based at Arizona State University.
Learn More: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SENS_Research_Foundation