Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for syd-2 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 638)

Symbol
syd-2
Name
SYnapse Defective
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Required cell autonomously in neurons for differentiation of presynaptic active zones

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
    ppfia3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Liprin-alpha
    Homo sapiens
    PPFIA3
    Mus musculus
    Ppfia3
    Rattus norvegicus
    Ppfia4

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