GenAge entry for nhx-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)
Gene information (ID: 464)
- Na/H eXchanger
- Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- Gene inactivation by RNA interference led to a loss of fat stores in the intestine and a 40% increase in lifespan.
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Lifespan is 40% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- RNA interference
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
No homologs found