Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for scd-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 588)

Symbol
scd-2
Name
Suppressor of Constitutive Dauer formation
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Protein tyrosine kinase

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mutation reduced maximum lifespan 40%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 40% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    alk
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Alk
    Homo sapiens
    LTK
    Mus musculus
    Ltk
    Rattus norvegicus
    Alk

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