GenAge entry for hpl-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)
Gene information (ID: 1753)
- Protein HPL-2
- Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- hpl-2 worm mutants show an altered lipid metabolism and an increased lifespan which is dependent on both daf-2 and daf-16.
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Average lifespan is 17% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
- Danio rerio