Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Phase I

Completed and published in BMC Nephrology, the Phase I human clinical trial, conducted in partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital, enabled the FDA approval of an Investigational New Drug application for Basis and the AKI Phase II trial.

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Age-Related Frailty

Initiated at Mayo Clinic, the human clinical trial will evaluate whether Elysium’s proprietary nicotinamide riboside (NR-E) can augment bone, skeletal muscle, and metabolic functions and structure in aging. Estimated primary study completion date of December 2023.


The Translational Initiative to Map Epigenetics in Aging (TIME-A) is a longitudinal, prospective research study that aims to advance our understanding of the connections between epigenetics, lifestyle, demographics, and health and aging. All Index users are eligible to enrollThe study can be found on under the identifier NCT05760547.

Slow Age

Initiated at the University of Copenhagen, the human clinical trial will evaluate the effects of nicotinamide riboside (NR), aerobic exercise, or time-restricted feeding on markers of aging. Estimated study completion date of March 2023.