Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for usp-48 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 247)

Symbol
usp-48
Name
Protein USP-48
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference decreased median lifespan by 53% in a daf-2 background and 18% in daf-2/daf-16 double mutants.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    usp48
    Homo sapiens
    USP48
    Mus musculus
    Usp48
    Rattus norvegicus
    Usp48

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