Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ocr-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 968)

Symbol
ocr-2
Name
Osm-9 and Capsaicin receptor-Related
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Loss of ocr-2 extends maximal adult lifespan by 30%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 30% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation in adults
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    trpv6
    Mus musculus
    Trpv5
    Rattus norvegicus
    Trpv5

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