Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for kermit (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 860)

Symbol
kermit
Aliases
BEST:LD04728; CG11546; dGIPC; dKermit; Dmel\CG11546; l(
Name
CG11546
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Disruption of dGIPC (kermit) function results in premature loss of locomotor activity and reduced mean life span.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 30% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Mutations
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Caenorhabditis elegans
    gipc-2
    Danio rerio
    gipc1
    Homo sapiens
    GIPC2
    Mus musculus
    Gipc3
    Rattus norvegicus
    Gipc3

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