Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for T07A9.8 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 643)

Symbol
T07A9.8
Name
Protein T07A9.8
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Predicted RNA methylase involved in rRNA processing

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference extends lifespan.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    Post developmentally RNAi let to a 24% mean lifespan extension.
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Average lifespan is 24% higher.
    Lifespan Effect
    Increase
    Genetic Manipulation
    RNA interference
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference

      In other databases

      GenAge model organism genes
      • A homolog of this gene for Saccharomyces cerevisiae is present as RRP8

      Homologs in other organisms

      Danio rerio
      wu:fk33d07
      Drosophila melanogaster
      CG7137
      Homo sapiens
      RRP8
      Mus musculus
      Rrp8
      Rattus norvegicus
      Rrp8
      Saccharomyces cerevisiae
      RRP8
      Schizosaccharomyces pombe
      rrp8

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