Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for dct-15 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 728)

Symbol
dct-15
Name
DAF-16/FOXO Controlled, germline Tumor affecting
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Plasma membrane transpor

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
W08D2.3 appears to stimulate the growth of gld-1 tumours. RNA interference increased mean lifespan up to 10% in wild type animals and 9% in gld-1 mutants.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 10% 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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