Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for gpa-6 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 316)

Symbol
gpa-6
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 mean lifespan by up to 10% in knockouts and no change when gpa-6 is overexpressed.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 10% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Knockout
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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