senescence

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the organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age

the property characteristic of old age

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Mike Capizzi, vice-president and general manager of The COLLOQUY Group, reminds us to avoid premature senescence and to remember that we're in the business of customer information.
The studies show that premature senescence driven by these pathogens is inhibited in Senesco plants relative to control plants.
The Company believes that Senesco's technology can be used to develop superior strains of crops by delaying natural plant senescence and reducing the incidence of premature senescence due to environmental stress.
Senesco's new research and development initiative, which was announced in the Company's October 2, 2000 press release, focuses on reducing the harmful effects of premature senescence induced by environmental stress.
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