Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mir-239.1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2168)

Symbol
mir-239.1
Name
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mir-239.1 loss of function mutant worms demonstrated a 20% increase in lifespan. In contrast worms overexpressing mir-246 showed an 2% decrease in mean lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 20% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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