Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Mlp84B (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 869)

Symbol
Mlp84B
Aliases
CG1019; DLim-3; Dmel\CG1019; DmLIM-3; dMlp84B; Mlmu84B;
Name
Muscle LIM protein at 84B
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Male flies expressing mlp84B RNAi in the heart display bradycardia and heart rhythm abnormalities and have a shortened mean lifespan compared with controls. No lifespan reduction was observed in females.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Median male lifespan is approximately 35% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference, Knockdown
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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