Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for dgk-5 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1931)

Symbol
dgk-5
Name
Putative diacylglycerol kinase K06A1.6
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Dgk-5 mutants (loss of function mutations or RNA interference) show an up to 11% increase in mean lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is up to 11% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge model organism genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Drosophila melanogaster is present as rdgA

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    dgkza
    Drosophila melanogaster
    rdgA
    Homo sapiens
    DGKI
    Mus musculus
    Dgki
    Rattus norvegicus
    Dgki

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