Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rps-16 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2027)

Symbol
rps-16
Name
40S ribosomal protein S16
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of rps-16 results in an increased lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 8.3% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rps16
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RpS16
    Homo sapiens
    RPS16
    Mus musculus
    Rps16
    Rattus norvegicus
    uncharacterized_M0RC
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    RPS16A
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    rps16a

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