Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Bmcp (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 46)

Symbol
Bmcp
Aliases
bmcp; CG7314; DmBMCP; Dmel\CG7314; dmUCP5; DmUCP5; ucp5;
Name
Bmcp
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Mitochondrial uncoupler

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Knockout flies live longer on low-calorie diets, have a decreased fertility, and gain less weight on high-calorie diets.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Knockout
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as SLC25A14

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    slc25a14
    Homo sapiens
    SLC25A14
    Mus musculus
    Slc25a14
    Rattus norvegicus
    Slc25a14

    External links

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