Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for symk-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 240)

Symbol
symk-1
Name
Protein SYMK-1
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
mRNA cleavage and polyadenylation

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood resulted in a 24% mean lifespan extension.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 24% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    si:dkeyp-117b8.1
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Sym
    Homo sapiens
    SYMPK
    Mus musculus
    Sympk
    Rattus norvegicus
    Sympk

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