Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for atf-6 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1879)

Symbol
atf-6
Name
ATF (cAMP-dependent transcription factor) family
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of ATF-6 results in enhanced longevity (by ~18%).
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is aproximately 18% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    uncharacterized_F1QA
    Homo sapiens
    ATF6
    Mus musculus
    Atf6
    Rattus norvegicus
    Atf6b

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