Mus musculusGenAge entry for Mif (Mus musculus)

Gene information (ID: 1796)

Symbol
Mif
Aliases
GIF; Glif
Name
macrophage migration inhibitory factor
Organism
Mus musculus (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Knockout mice live 16% longer than controls.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 16% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Knockout
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge human genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as MIF

    Homologs in other organisms

    Caenorhabditis elegans
    mif-1
    Danio rerio
    mif
    Homo sapiens
    MIF
    Rattus norvegicus
    Mif

    External links

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