Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Mt2 (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 186)

Symbol
Mt2
Aliases
CG10692; dDNMT; dDnmt2; dDNMT2; Dmel\CG10692; DmMT2; Dnm
Name
DNA methyltransferase 2
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Involved in DNA methylation

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Overexpression extended lifespan.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Overexpression
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    trdmt1
    Homo sapiens
    TRDMT1
    Mus musculus
    Trdmt1
    Rattus norvegicus
    Trdmt1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    pmt1

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