GenAge entry for REC8 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Gene information (ID: 1933)
- Saccharomyces cerevisiae (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- Deletion of REC8 (ortholog of the REC-8 nematode gene) can extend the replicative lifespan of yeast.
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Mean replicative lifespan is 20% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
No homologs found