Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Ef1alpha48D (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 208)

Symbol
Ef1alpha48D
Aliases
1275; anon-EST:Liang-1.17; anon-EST:Liang-2.46; CG828
Name
Elongation factor 148D
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Ef1alpha48D is involved in the binding of tRNA to ribosomes during protein synthesis

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Overexpression results in lifespan extension by 18%-41%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Lifespan is 18-41% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Overexpression
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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