Beyond Disruption 17: The CyroBank for Human Cells with Drew & Steven

June 3, 2019

In this episode of the Beyond Disruption podcast, we’re at the SingularityU Canada Summit 2019 with Drew Taylor, Founder and CEO of Acorn, and Steven ten Holder, Co-Founder and CTO of Acorn.

You’ll discover:

  • What is Acorn, and what does it do?
  • Which country successfully made a 3D printing of the first functional heart.
  • Why banking your cells is important for your future.
  • The reality of renewing your own bones and cartilage.
  • Why a single strand of hair is powerful.

Connect with Drew Taylor

Drew Taylor (LinkedIn, @DrawWTaylor) is the CEO for Acorn, a company disrupting personal healthcare based on years of research across medical sciences in the fields of biomedical engineering, molecular biology and cell nutrition. Drew is a leader bringing the world an in-home cell collection and cryopreservation service that will enable consumers everywhere to take advantage of one of the largest disruptions in personal healthcare.

Connect with Steven ten Holder

Steven ten Holder (LinkedIn, Steven’s blog, @steventen) is the CTO who graduated from the University of Waterloo for Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology. His mission is to understand the world by understanding humans. With Bio-engineering he believes it will revolutionize humanity. When Steven isn’t working on bio-engineering he is skateboarding, reading philosophy, or writing on his blog


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