Saccharomyces cerevisiaeGenAge entry for TPK2 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)

Gene information (ID: 681)

Symbol
TPK2
Aliases
PKA2; PKA3; YKR1
Name
Tpk2p
Organism
Saccharomyces cerevisiae (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Encodes protein kinase A catalytic subunit.

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Deletion of TPK2 in a tpk1 and tpk3 double mutant background extends lifespan by approximately 25%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Lifespan is 25% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Deletion
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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