Mus musculusGenAge entry for Xpa (Mus musculus)

Gene information (ID: 734)

Symbol
Xpa
Aliases
Xpac; AI573865
Name
Xeroderma pigmentosum, complementation group A
Organism
Mus musculus (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Nucleotide-excision repair

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Mutant mice exhibit symptoms of premature ageing, including reduced lifespan, osteoporosis and kyphosis, osteosclerosis, early greying, cachexia, and infertility.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
Mutation
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge human genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as XPA
    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as XPA

    Homologs in other organisms

    Caenorhabditis elegans
    xpa-1
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Xpac
    Homo sapiens
    XPA
    Rattus norvegicus
    Xpa
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    rhp14

    External links

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