GenAge entry for gcy-18 (Caenorhabditis elegans)
Gene information (ID: 1961)
- Guanylyl CYclase
- Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- RNA interference of gcy-18 in worms extends lifespan (mean lifespan is ~25% longer).
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Mean lifespan is approximately 25% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- RNA interference
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
No homologs found