GenAge entry for mir-238 (Caenorhabditis elegans)
Gene information (ID: 2168)
- Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing
- Mir-239.1 loss of function mutant worms demonstrated a 20% increase in lifespan. In contrast worms overexpressing mir-246 showed an 2% decrease in mean lifespan.
- % change in avg or median lifespan
- Mean lifespan is 20% higher.
- Lifespan Effect
- Genetic Manipulation
- Longevity Category
- Primary reference
Homologs in other organisms
No homologs found