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Monique
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Jun26-09, 07:08 PM
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Quote Quote by bleedblue1234 View Post
she is still subject to DNA deterioration that over time breaks down due to things like free radicals that consistently destroy our DNA and morph it....

basically no living organism can ever "live" forever (in that sense)..... unless there was some artificial means to do so ("copying" to computers, replacement of body parts/organs, etc.)
Living organisms have been around for a very, very long time (in a sense we've already been living forever). There will be opportunities in the future that will allow us to lead a healthy life for a much longer time.

Having an altered metabolism could mean she ages differently, but only time can tell.