Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for hpl-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1753)

Symbol
hpl-2
Name
Protein HPL-2
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
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
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    cbx3b

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