Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for tax-6 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 669)

Symbol
tax-6
Name
abnormal CHEmotaxis
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Required for inhibition and adaptation of several sensory neurons and for the normal regulation of egg-laying by serotonin

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Post-developmental RNA interference increased mean lifespan by 27%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 27% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    ppp3cca
    Drosophila melanogaster
    CanA1
    Homo sapiens
    PPP3CC
    Mus musculus
    Ppp3cc
    Rattus norvegicus
    Ppp3cb
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    CMP2
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    ppb1

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