Mus musculusGenAge entry for Gh (Mus musculus)

Gene information (ID: 301)

Symbol
Gh
Aliases
Gh1
Name
Growth hormone
Organism
Mus musculus (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Growth control

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Transgenic mice overexpressing bovine GH1 are bigger than controls and display signs of premature ageing such as a shortened lifespan, glomerulosclerosis and glomerulonephritis, increased astrogliosis, and early onset of age-related changes in cognitive function.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Overexpression
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as CSHL1

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    gh1
    Homo sapiens
    CSHL1
    Rattus norvegicus
    Gh1

    External links

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