Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for ndk-1 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 2114)

Symbol
ndk-1
Name
Nucleoside diphosphate kinase
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
In a large scale screen downregulation of ndk-1 in worms increased mean lifespan by >5%.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge model organism genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Schizosaccharomyces pombe is present as ndk1

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    nme3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    awd
    Homo sapiens
    NME2P1
    Mus musculus
    Nme1
    Rattus norvegicus
    Nme2-ps1
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    YNK1
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    ndk1

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