Saccharomyces cerevisiaeGenAge entry for LAG1 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)

Gene information (ID: 398)

Symbol
LAG1
Name
Ceramide synthase component
Organism
Saccharomyces cerevisiae (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Involved in the synthesis of ceramide

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Deletion increased mean and maximum lifespan by approximately 50%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is approximately 50% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is approximately 50% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Deletion
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Drosophila melanogaster
    schlank
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    lac1

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