Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for tars-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 684)

Symbol
tars-1
Name
Threonyl Amino-acyl tRNA Synthetase
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
tRNA synthesis

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended mean lifespan by 12%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 12% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    tars
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Aats-thr
    Homo sapiens
    TARSL2
    Mus musculus
    Tarsl2
    Rattus norvegicus
    Tars
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    THS1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    ths1

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