Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for sel-5 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 595)

Symbol
sel-5
Name
Suppressor/Enhancer of Lin-12
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
ARK kinase family member

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference in adulthood increased mean lifespan by 29%.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 29% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    CellAge
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as AAK1

    Homologs in other organisms

    Homo sapiens
    AAK1
    Mus musculus
    Bmp2k
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    ppk29

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