Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mel-28 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1772)

Symbol
mel-28
Name
Protein MEL-28
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Post-developmental RNAi of mel-28 extends lifespan of wild type worms.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 8.7% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 6.5% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Post-developmental RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    ahctf1
    Homo sapiens
    AHCTF1
    Mus musculus
    Ahctf1
    Rattus norvegicus
    Ahctf1

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