Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rars-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2046)

Symbol
rars-1
Name
Probable arginine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmic
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of rrt-1 results in an increased lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 26.6% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rars
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Aats-arg
    Homo sapiens
    RARS
    Mus musculus
    Rars
    Rattus norvegicus
    Rars

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