Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for npa-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 467)

Symbol
npa-1
Name
Nematode Polyprotein Allergen related
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Fatty acids and vitamin A binding

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood resulted in a 32% mean lifespan extension.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 32% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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