Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rpl-9 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 560)

Symbol
rpl-9
Name
Ribosomal Protein, Large subunit
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Ribosomal Protein, Large subunit

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended maximum lifespan by 6%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 6% 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 RPL9A

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rpl9
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RpL9
    Homo sapiens
    RPL9
    Mus musculus
    Rpl9-ps6
    Rattus norvegicus
    uncharacterized_M0RC
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    RPL9A
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    rpl9b

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