Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for cct-8 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2054)

Symbol
cct-8
Name
Chaperonin Containing TCP-1
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of cct-8 results in an increased lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 16% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    cct8
    Drosophila melanogaster
    CG8258
    Homo sapiens
    CCT8
    Mus musculus
    Cct8
    Rattus norvegicus
    Cct8
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    CCT8
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    cct8

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