Caenorhabditis elegansGenAge entry for prdx-3 (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Gene information (ID: 517)

Symbol
prdx-3
Name
PeRoxireDoXin
Organism
Caenorhabditis elegans (AnAge)
Known functions and activities
Alkyl hydroperoxide reductase, thiol specific antioxidant

Potential relevance to longevity and/or ageing

Observations
RNA interference resulted in decreased lifespan and earlier accumulation of lipofuscin.
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 Saccharomyces cerevisiae is present as TSA1
    GenDR gene manipulations
    • A homolog of this gene for Saccharomyces cerevisiae is present as TSA1
    LongevityMap
    • A homolog of this gene for Homo sapiens is present as PRDX3

    Homologs in other organisms

    Danio rerio
    prdx3
    Drosophila melanogaster
    Prx3
    Homo sapiens
    PRDX3
    Mus musculus
    Prdx3
    Rattus norvegicus
    Prdx3
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    TSA1
    Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    TSA2

    External links

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