Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ragc-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2063)

Symbol
ragc-1
Name
RAs-related GTP binding protein C homolog
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference of ragc-1 in adults results in a 24-26% lifespan extension.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Mean lifespan is up to 26% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as RRAGC

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    rragd
    Drosophila melanogaster
    RagC
    Homo sapiens
    RRAGC
    Mus musculus
    Rragd
    Rattus norvegicus
    Rragd
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    GTR2
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    gtr2

    External links

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