Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for set-9 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 235)

Symbol
set-9
Name
SET (trithorax/polycomb) domain containing
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
PHD Zn-finger proteins

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA inteference of set-9 results in an incrased lifespan of up to 22%, depending on temperature.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is 22% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference
    Observations
    RNA interference extends lifespan.
    Lifespan Effect
    Increase
    Genetic Manipulation
    RNA interference
    Longevity Category
    Anti-Longevity
    Primary reference
      Observations
      20% mean lifespan extension
      % change in avg or median lifespan
      Average lifespan is 20% higher.
      Lifespan Effect
      Increase
      Genetic Manipulation
      RNA interference
      Longevity Category
      Anti-Longevity
      Primary reference

        Homologs in other organisms

        Homo sapiens
        SETD5

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