Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for cth-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1972)

Symbol
cth-2
Name
Putative cystathionine gamma-lyase 2
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of CTH-2 in worms results in median and maximal lifespan reduction (up to ~25%).
% change in avg or median lifespan
Median lifespan is 25% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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