This review updates developments of the concept of negligible senescence, proposed in Longevity, Senescence, and the Genome in 1990, with new information for turtles, rockfish, and the naked mole-rat. However, centenarians certainly do not show negligible senescence.
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Received: December 29, 2008
Accepted: February 25, 2009
Published online: May 13, 2009
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