Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rps-23 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 569)

Symbol
rps-23
Name
Ribosomal Protein, Small subunit
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Ribosomal protein

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of rps-23 results in an increased lifespan.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 22.7% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    RNA interference increased mean lifespan by 126%.
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Average lifespan is 126% higher.
    Lifespan Effect
    Increase
    Genetic Manipulation
    RNA interference
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference

      Homologs in other organisms

      Danio rerio
      rps23
      Drosophila melanogaster
      RpS23
      Homo sapiens
      RPS23
      Mus musculus
      Rps23
      Rattus norvegicus
      RGD1563705
      Saccharomyces cerevisiae
      RPS23A
      Schizosaccharomyces pombe
      rps23a

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