Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for egl-9 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 921)

Symbol
egl-9
Name
EGg Laying defective
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
Average lifespan increased by 20%, maximum lifespan increased up to 30%.
% change in max lifespan
Maximum lifespan is 30% higher.
% change in avg or median lifespan
Average lifespan is 20% higher.
Lifespan Effect
Increase
Genetic Manipulation
RNA interference
Longevity Category
Anti-Longevity
Primary reference

    In other databases

    GenDR gene manipulations
    • This gene is present as egl-9

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    egln3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Hph
    Mus musculus
    Egln3

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