Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mxl-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 449)

Symbol
mxl-2
Name
MaX-Like
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference decreased median lifespan by 7% in wild type animals, 39% in a daf-2 background and 27% in daf-2/daf-16 double mutants.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Median lifespan is 7% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    mlx
    Drosophila melanogaster
    bigmax
    Homo sapiens
    MLX
    Mus musculus
    Mlx
    Rattus norvegicus
    Mlx

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