Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for asm-3 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 20)

Symbol
asm-3
Name
Acid SphingoMyelinase
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
acidic sphingomyelinase

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference increased mean lifespan by 50%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 50% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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