Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mir-71 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2166)

Symbol
mir-71
Name
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mir-71 loss of function mutant worms demonstrated a 48% decrease in lifespan. In contrast worms overexpressing mir-71 showed an 8% increase in mean lifespan. In addition mir-71 was found to be highly upregulated during ageing.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 48% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
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    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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