Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for lbp-6 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 402)

Symbol
lbp-6
Name
Lipid Binding Protein
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Fatty acid-binding protein

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference resulted in decreased lifespan and earlier accumulation of lipofuscin.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    Post developmental RNAi led to a 20% increase in mean lifespan.
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Average lifespan is 20% 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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