Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 15 January 2003
Vol. 2003, Issue 2, p. fw2

TIDBITS

15 January 2003 Tidbit

http://sageke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/sageke;2003/2/fw2

Pop the cork--a mouse just broke the longevity record. The new champion is a tiny male growth hormone receptor knockout mouse who died just 1 week short of his fifth birthday (1814 days old)--beating the previous record holder by 153 days. He lived in a posh private cage with a shredded cotton throne in Andrzej Bartke's lab. Those with long-lived mice of their own can learn about the Methuselah Mouse Prize.


January 15, 2003 Citation: 15 January 2003 Tidbit. Science's SAGE KE (15 January 2003), http://sageke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/sageke;2003/2/fw2








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