Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ife-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 359)

Symbol
ife-1
Name
Initiation Factor 4E (eIF4E) family
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
A scaffold protein for translation initiation factors

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference increased maximum lifespan by 7-10%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 7-10% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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