Table I Rodents analyzed in this study. The lifespan and body mass data were obtained from AnAge database (45)
adult body mass (g)maximum lifespan (yr)
Myomorphamouse (Mus musculus)304
rat (Rattus norvegicus)4005
hamster (Mesocricetus auratus)1054
blind mole rat (Nannospalax ehrenbergi)16020
Castorimorphabeaver (Castor canadensis)20,00024
Hystricomorphachinchilla (Chincilla lanigera)64217
guinea pig (Cavia porcellus)72812
naked mole rat (Hetercephalus glaber)3532