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  • Evolution: escaping the Inevitability of ageing 

    Hosken, David J; Archer, Catharine Ruth (Elsevier (Cell Press), 2016-03-07)
    William Hamilton argued that even species inhabiting the farthest flung corners of the universe should age. However, a recent study shows that to find a species that escapes ageing, you only need to look as far as your local pond.
  • Food, sex and death: costs of reproduction and the mechanistic basis of ageing. 

    Archer, Catharine Ruth (University of ExeterBiosciences, 2012-04-20)
    Ageing is the progressive decline in physiological performance with age, which is almost universal amongst multicellular organisms. While understanding ageing is an important aim in biological research, our current ...