Saccharomyces cerevisiaeGenAge entry for ERG6 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)

Gene information (ID: 1665)

Symbol
ERG6
Aliases
ISE1; LIS1; SED6; VID1
Name
ERGosterol biosynthesis
Organism
Saccharomyces cerevisiae (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Deletion of ERG6 does not affect chronological lifespan.
Lifespan Effect
No Change
Genetic Manipulation
Deletion
Primary reference
    Observations
    Replicative lifespan decreased by 50% on CR medium
    % change in avg or median lifespan
    Replicative lifespan is 50% lower.
    Lifespan Effect
    Decrease
    Genetic Manipulation
    Deletion
    Longevity Category
    Necessary for fitness
    Primary reference

      In other databases

      GenDR gene manipulations
      • This gene is present as ERG6

      Homologs in other organisms

      Caenorhabditis elegans
      strm-1
      Schizosaccharomyces pombe
      erg6

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