Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rnr-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 1765)

Symbol
rnr-2
Name
Protein RNR-2
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Post-developmental RNAi of rnr-2 extends lifespan of wild type worms.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 21.7% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 14.2% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Post-developmental RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rrm2b
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RnrS
    Homo sapiens
    RRM2
    Mus musculus
    Rrm2b
    Rattus norvegicus
    Rrm2b
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    RNR2
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    suc22

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