Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for eak-7 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 917)

Symbol
eak-7
Name
hypothetical protein
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
eak-7 mutants live longer than wild-type animals.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 25% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 30% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    Extended mean life span (20-30% in different backgrounds) when inactivated
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Average lifespan is up to 30% higher.
    Lifespan Effect
    Increase
    Genetic Manipulation
    RNA interference post development
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference

      Homologs in other organisms

      Drosophila melanogaster
      CG5149

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