Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for wts-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 658)

Symbol
wts-1
Name
WarTS (Drosophila) protein kinase homolog
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Serine/threonine protein kinase

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood extended mean lifespan by 21%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 21% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    lats2
    Drosophila melanogaster
    wts

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