Paper relevant to recent discussion of aging mechanisms

Paul Kemp pkemp at
Thu Apr 30 14:27:21 EST 1992

In article <robison1.704221735 at husc10> robison1 at (Keith Robison) writes:
>The various souls discussing possible ageing mechanisms might want to
>look in the April 15th issue of Proc.Nat.Acad.Sci.  A paper in there
>describes some evidence for genetically programmed organismal ageing
>in tubeworm (which are non-chordates but closely related to the chordates).
Tubeworms are in the phyla Annelida, they are as closely related to chordates
as are sea-urchins, lobsters, snails or earthworms.

>Keith Robison
>Harvard University
>Program in Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
>robison at 

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