Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for atg-3 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 894)

Symbol
atg-3
Name
AuTophaGy (yeast Atg homolog)
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
19% maximal lifespan reduction in wild type worms. 15% lifespan extension in the daf-2 mutant.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 19% lower.
Lifespan Effect
Decrease
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Pro-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenAge model organism genes
    • A homolog of this gene for Drosophila melanogaster is present as Aut1

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    atg3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Aut1
    Homo sapiens
    ATG3
    Mus musculus
    Atg3
    Rattus norvegicus
    Atg3
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    ATG3
    Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    atg3

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