Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for gpa-5 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 315)

Symbol
gpa-5
Name
G Protein, Alpha subunit
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
G Protein, Alpha subunit

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Increase in maximum lifespan by up to 10% in gpa-5 knockouts.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 10% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Knockout
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    Decrease in maximum lifespan of 10% when gpa-5 is overexpressed.
    % change in max lifespan
    Maximum lifespan is 10% higher.
    Lifespan Effect
    Decrease
    Genetic Manipulation
    Overexpression
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference

      Homologs in other organisms

      No homologs found

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