Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for raga-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2062)

Symbol
raga-1
Name
RAs-related GTP-binding protein A
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of raga-1 in adults results in a 27% lifespan extension.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 27% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge model organism genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Saccharomyces cerevisiae is present as GTR1
    GenDR gene manipulations
    • A homolog of this gene for Saccharomyces cerevisiae is present as GTR1
    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as RRAGB

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rraga
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RagA
    Homo sapiens
    RRAGB
    Mus musculus
    Rragb
    Rattus norvegicus
    RragB
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    GTR1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    gtr1

    External links

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