Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for rps-3 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 571)

Symbol
rps-3
Name
Ribosomal Protein, Small subunit
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
40S subunit of the ribosome

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended mean lifespan by 32%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 32% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rps3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RpS3
    Homo sapiens
    RPS3
    Mus musculus
    Rps3
    Rattus norvegicus
    RGD1560831
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    RPS3
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    rps3

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