Mesocricetus auratusGenAge entry for Csnk1e (Mesocricetus auratus)

Gene information (ID: 128)

Symbol
Csnk1e
Name
casein kinase 1, epsilon
Organism
Mesocricetus auratus (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Can phosphorylate a number of proteins, including circadian rhythm proteins

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
A mutation in Csnk1e (alias CKIepsilon) called tau shortens the circadian period, increases metabolic rate, and increases lifespan by 14-16%.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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