GenAge entry for Hex-A (Drosophila melanogaster)
Gene information (ID: 2150)
- Hexokinase A
- Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- A mutation that decreased Hex-A activity in flies increased lifespan by 10%.
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Mean lifespan is 10% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
No homologs found