Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for magu (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 867)

Symbol
magu
Aliases
CG2264; CT7504; Dmel\CG2264; pent; PENT
Name
magu gene product from transcript magu -RD
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Adult-specific overexpression of magu increases lifespan by 5-30% and modulates late-age female fecundity.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is approximately 5% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Overexpression
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenDR gene expression
    • A homolog of this gene for Mus musculus is present as Smoc1

    Homologs in other organisms

    Homo sapiens
    SMOC1
    Mus musculus
    Smoc1
    Rattus norvegicus
    Smoc1

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