Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for eif-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 653)

Symbol
eif-1
Name
Protein EIF-1
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Translation initiation factor (eIF) complex

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended mean lifespan by 25%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 25% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    eif1b
    Drosophila melanogaster
    CG17737
    Homo sapiens
    EIF1
    Mus musculus
    Gm16378
    Rattus norvegicus
    LOC100911119
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    SUI1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    sui1

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