Prx5 overexpression

Species: Fruit fly
Factor: Prx5
Manipulation: Gain-of-Function, Overexpression

Prx5 overexpression causes an increase in mean and median lifespan under normal conditions. It also leads to a small increase in maximum lifespan [21826223].

  • 21826223: Drosophila carrying pex3 or pex16 mutations are models of Zellweger syndrome that reflect its symptoms associated with the absence of peroxisomes.

  • Aging Relevance Analysis/Source:
  • GenAge
  • GenDR

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