Drosophila melanogasterGenAge entry for Tor (Drosophila melanogaster)

Gene information (ID: 678)

Symbol
Tor
Aliases
5092; CG5092; CT16317; CT24745; CT24817; Dmel\CG5092; Dm
Name
Target of rapamycin
Organism
Drosophila melanogaster (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Involved in cell growth and size

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Expression of a dominant-negative form extended lifespan.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
Dominant negative mutation
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge model organism genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Caenorhabditis elegans is present as let-363
    • A homolog of this gene for Mus musculus is present as Mtor
    GenAge human genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as MTOR
    GenDR gene manipulations
    • A homolog of this gene for Caenorhabditis elegans is present as let-363
    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as MTOR

    Homologs in other organisms

    Caenorhabditis elegans
    let-363
    Danio rerio
    mtor
    Homo sapiens
    MTOR
    Mus musculus
    Mtor
    Rattus norvegicus
    Mtor
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    TOR2
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    tor1

    External links

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