Alternate Name
OrganismCaenorhabditis elegans
Aging PhenotypeNo effect on life-span
Allele TypeN/A
DescriptionTreatment with 120 micrograms/ml N,N`-diphenyl-1,4-diphenylenediamine (DPPD), either alone or in combination with vitamin E had no effect on mean or maximum life-span (Harrington and Harley, 1988)
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Primary ReferenceHarrington, L. A., and Harley, C. B. (1988). Effect of vitamin E on lifespan and reproduction in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mech Ageing Dev 43, 71-8. [Abstract]
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Keywordsnutrition, antioxidant, oxidative stress, dietary supplementation