Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mir-34 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2165)

Symbol
mir-34
Name
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mir-34 loss of function mutant worms showed a 62% increase in mean lifespan. The worms also demonstrated a 47% increase in fast pharyngeal pumping and a 78% increase in fast moving span. Maximum lifespan was increased compared to wild type worms.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 80% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 62% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
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    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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