Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for eif-3.F (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 218)

Symbol
eif-3.F
Name
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor
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 32%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 32% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    Post developmental RNAi resulted in a 28% mean lifespan extension.
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Average lifespan is 28% higher.
    Lifespan Effect
    Increase
    Genetic Manipulation
    RNA interference
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference

      Homologs in other organisms

      Danio rerio
      CR854964.1
      Drosophila melanogaster
      eIF3-S5-2
      Homo sapiens
      EIF3F
      Mus musculus
      Eif3f
      Rattus norvegicus
      Eif3f
      Schizosaccharomyces pombe
      eif3f

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