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‘This test is garbage’: Experts and former employees allege that a Silicon Valley startup gives bogus ‘cellular ages’ based on a flawed blood test

A Silicon Valley blood-testing startup called Telomere Diagnostics sells a $US99 kit that tells customers the average length of their telomeres. Telomeres are seen by some researchers as a holy grail of ageing. Unlike other factors, such as your genetics or upbringing, telomere length appears to change in response to […]
‘This test is garbage’: Experts and former employees allege that a Silicon Valley startup gives bogus ‘cellular ages’ based on a flawed blood test