Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ptr-23 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 521)

Symbol
ptr-23
Name
PaTched Related family
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Intracellular cholesterol transport

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference decreased median lifespan by 13% in wild type animals and 37% in daf-2 mutants.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Median lifespan is 13% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    No homologs found

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