Nameunc-46
OrganismCaenorhabditis elegans
Aging PhenotypeNo effect on life-span
Allele TypeRecessive
StrainBristol N2
DescriptionThe unc-46(e177) allele has no signigicant effect on life span (Lakowski and Hekimi, 1998).
Gene FunctionNot cloned.
Other PhenotypesMutants are uncoordinated (Brenner, 1974).
HomologsN/A
Primary ReferenceLakowski, B., and Hekimi, S. (1998). The genetics of caloric restriction in Caenorhabditis elegans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95, 13091-6. [Abstract]
Other ReferencesBrenner, S. (1974). The genetics of Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 77, 71-94. [Abstract]
Relevant LinksWormBase: http://www.wormbase.org/perl/ace/elegans/gene/locus?name=unc-46
LocusLink: http://www.ncbi.nih.gov/LocusLink/LocRpt.cgi?l=268226
KeywordsCaenorhabditis, elegans, worm, caloric restriction, neurons