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Senescence in Animals: Why Evolutionary Theories Matter

By Thiago Monaco, Daniel Silvestre and Paulo S. P. Silveira

Submitted: April 5th 2011Reviewed: November 20th 2011Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31952

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