Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for tufm-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 690)

Symbol
tufm-1
Name
TU elongation Factor (EF-Tu), Mitochondrial
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
TU elongation factor, mitochondrial

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference increased mean lifespan by 89%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 89% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    tufm
    Drosophila melanogaster
    EfTuM
    Homo sapiens
    TUFM
    Mus musculus
    Gm9755
    Rattus norvegicus
    Tufm
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    TUF1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    tuf1

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