maximum life span

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  • Info Maximum life span is a measure of the maximum amount of time one or more members of a population has been observed to survive between birth and death. more...
  • The fish has a maximum life span of at least four years.
  • The maximum life span described in the genus is three years.
  • The maximum life span is 8 years and its conservation status is low risk.
  • The maximum life span is about eleven years.
  • The maximum life span for the pocket gopher is approximately five years.
  • Calculation of the maximum life span in the latter sense depends upon initial sample size.
  • Maximum life span in the wild is unknown.
  • There have been many experiments which have been shown to increase the maximum life span of laboratory animals, thereby achieving life extension.
  • By another definition, however, maximum life span corresponds to the age at which the oldest known member of a species or experimental group has died.
  • They are generally 150 g in mass, and their maximum life span is roughly 10 years.
  • The maximum life span recorded is 16 years and the average is 12 years.
  • Its maximum life span is 5 years and it can grow up to 33 cm.
  • The species often reaches 7 years of age, with a known maximum life span of 10 years.
  • Maximum life span contrasts with mean life span (average life span or life expectancy).
  • Harman became concerned that although many of his studies showed an increase in average lifespan by antioxidants, none showed an increase in maximum life span.
  • Small animals such as birds and squirrels rarely live to their maximum life span, usually dying of accidents, disease or predation.
  • The species' maximum life span is 21 years, though it usually only lives up to 13-14 years.
  • The theory that DNA damage is the primary cause of aging, and thus a principal determinant of maximum life span, has attracted increased interest in recent years.
  • By the late 1990s, scientists theorized that the maximum life-span duration for a human being was around 120 years.
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