Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ifd-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2115)

Symbol
ifd-1
Name
Intermediate filament protein ifd-1
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
In a large scale screen downregulation of ifd-1 in worms increased mean lifespan by >5%.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Mus musculus
    Krt16

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