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Unformatted text preview: 3/15/2012 1 What is Aging? The time-independent series of cumulative, progressive, intrinsic and deleterious functional and structural changes that usually begin to manifest at maturity and end at death We will break down this definition to make sense of it What is Aging? The time-independent series of cumulative , progressive , intrinsic and deleterious functional and structural changes that usually begin to manifest at maturity and end at death Behavioral changes that fit the criteria? Cumulative Progressive Intrinsic Deleterious Wing beat frequency decreases because flight muscles degrade 3/15/2012 2 Behavioral changes that fit the criteria Cumulative Progressive Intrinsic Deleterious Oviposition behavior stops because a female has laid all her eggs Behavioral changes that fit the criteria Cumulative Progressive Intrinsic Deleterious Feeding stops because insect is infected with a virus What is Aging?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2012 for the course ENTOMOLOGY 104 taught by Professor Lewis during the Spring '12 term at UC Davis.

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