Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for vps-36 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 663)

Symbol
vps-36
Name
VPS-36
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Endosomal vesicular trafficking

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference decreased median lifespan by 27% in wild type animals, 27% in a daf-2 background and 9% in daf-2/daf-16 double mutants.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Median lifespan is 27% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    vps36
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Vps36
    Homo sapiens
    VPS36
    Mus musculus
    Vps36
    Rattus norvegicus
    Vps36
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    VPS36
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    vps36

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