Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for acs-4 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2051)

Symbol
acs-4
Name
fatty Acid CoA Synthetase family
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of acs-4 results in an increased lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 6.1% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    acsl3a
    Homo sapiens
    ACSL3
    Mus musculus
    Acsl3
    Rattus norvegicus
    Acsl3
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    FAA4
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    lcf2

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