Mus musculusGenAge entry for Per2 (Mus musculus)

Gene information (ID: 2162)

Symbol
Per2
Name
period circadian clock 2
Organism
Mus musculus (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Per2 knockout mice showed increased lifespan compared to wild type mice. The mice remained cancer free. In addition Per2 deletion improved self-renewal of HSCs in response to replicative stress.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Deletion
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenDR gene expression
    • This gene is present as Per2
    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as PER2

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    per2
    Homo sapiens
    PER2
    Rattus norvegicus
    Per2

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