Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Scgdelta (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 589)

Symbol
Scgdelta
Aliases
BEST:GH21860; CG14808; CT34621; Dmel\CG14808; DmSCG-ga
Name
Sarcoglycan delta
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Forms a link between the F-actin cytoskeleton and the extracellular matrix

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Deletion has detrimental effects on the flight muscles of adult animals and heart function. Median lifespan was reduced 15-30%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Lifespan is 15-30% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Deletion
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Caenorhabditis elegans
    sgn-1
    Danio rerio
    sgcg
    Homo sapiens
    SGCG
    Mus musculus
    Sgcg
    Rattus norvegicus
    Sgcz

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