GenDR Dietary Restriction Gene Manipulation: nsy-1
Gene Information (Entrez Gene ID: 24104671)
Potential relevance to dietary restriction and ageing
Loss-of-function nsy-1 mutant reduces the lifespan extension of intermitent fasting. In the wild-type N2 worms, intermitent fasting increases lifespan by ~77%, while in the nsy-1 mutants lifespan extension is reduced to ~50%.
No homologs found