Over a career that has spanned more than 30 years, Leonard Guarente, one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of aging has been at the forefront of significant breakthroughs in aging science.
Guarente believed that there may be a different, more effective angle from which to attempt to harness some of the many breakthroughs that had occurred over the last 20 years in the field of aging research.
In 2014, he founded Elysium Health, a consumer health company working to translate advances in science and technology into clinically-validated health products that work. Elysium partners with prominent academic institutions and universities, such as Harvard, Oxford, and Cambridge, to fulfill our mission of solving the biggest challenges in health
Basis, a supplement and the company’s first product works by increasing the levels of the coenzyme NAD+, which is critical to hundreds of biological processes at the cellular level. As we age, our levels of NAD+ begin to decline and those processes can break down. By increasing and sustaining levels of NAD+, Basis supports well-being at the cellular level.
One bottle of A one-month supply of Basis costs $650, and it can be bought on the Elysium Health website. Elysium also offers monthly plans, which bring the cost down to between $40 and $50 per bottle.