In the recent past, futurist Jason Hope pledged $500,000 to SENS Foundation. This amount will be used to support the organization’s research on Rejuvenation Biotechnologies. The research is aimed at fighting age-related diseases and improving the health of older members of the society. The Arizona-based entrepreneur is confident that his donation will contribute significantly towards enhancing the California-based non-profit organization’s efforts of developing, promoting and enhancing the widespread access of its technology.
Speaking during the announcement of the $500,000 pledge, Jason Hope talked about his long interest in the works of SENS Foundation and Dr. Aubrey de Grey. He said that their works have led to advancement of people’s understanding of human aging and related diseases such as diabetes, atherosclerosis, and Alzheimer’s disease. Hope noted that the foundation’s works have redefined and reshaped biotech, healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. The futurist reiterated the importance of rejuvenation biotechnologies presently and in the future. Hope believes that this technology will significantly influence human’s future. By supporting SENS Foundation, Jason is confident that the organization will be able hasten its pace on competing the research and delivering quality solutions to human aging and related diseases in the near future.
Mike Kope announced Jason Hope’s donation during SENS Foundation’s ‘Breakthrough Philanthropy’ event. Thiel Foundation hosted the event at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Speaking during the event, the chief executive officer of SENS Foundation said that the foundation was incorporated for purposes of transforming the biotech industry. The organization serves as an outreach group, a catalyst for change and a public research institution. Mike posited that he was pleased with the success of the company’s projects. Over the years, the foundation’s projects have continued to attract more collaborators who want to enhance the growth of the bio technology and regenerative medicine industry. He added that Jason’s donation would help the organization to accelerate its progress.
Peter Thiel was pleased with Jason’s donation. The chair of Thiel Foundation said that the donation was the highlight of the entire event. Thiel was happy that Breakthrough Philanthropy continues to achieve its goal. Also speaking at the event, Aubrey De Grey, SENS Foundation’s CSO, said that the money would be used to fight arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries). This condition leads to increased blood pressure, diabetes, extracellular matrix and long-sightedness. For more info about us: https://www.crunchbase.com/person/jason-hope#/entity click here.
Jason Hope is a Scottsdale-based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and futurist. His philanthropic activities focus on biotechnology, scientific research, disease cure and education. Hope is known for his insightful discussions on the Internet of Things (IoT). His support for the technology has become popular among investors.