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Methuselah
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
Old Testament:  grandfather of Noah who is said to have lived 969 years

or more rarely:  a man who is very old
  • He'd done some of the key studies on mapping the proteonome when he was still a post-grad, and then he'd helped engineer the Methuselah Mouse as part of Operation Immortality.
    p. 22.2

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