Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for unc-52 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 707)

Symbol
unc-52
Name
UNCoordinated
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Basement-membrane (HSPG) core

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended mean lifespan by 11%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 11% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    hspg2
    Drosophila melanogaster
    trol
    Homo sapiens
    HSPG2
    Mus musculus
    Hspg2
    Rattus norvegicus
    Hspg2

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