Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for mec-8 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 429)

Symbol
mec-8
Name
MEChanosensory abnormality
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
RNA-binding protein splicing factor

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mutation extends lifespan.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Primary reference

    In other databases

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

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    LOC100537153
    Homo sapiens
    RBPMS

    External links

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