NameYBR255W
OrganismSaccharomyces cerevisiae (replicative)
Aging PhenotypeLife-span extension
Allele TypeDeletion
StrainBY4742
DescriptionDeletion of YBR238C increases yeast replicative life-span by approximately 34% (Kaeberlein et al., 2005).
Gene FunctionUnknown
Other Phenotypes
Homologs
Primary ReferenceKaeberlein, M., Powers, R. W., 3rd, Steffen, K. K., Westman, E. A., Hu, D., Dang, N., Kerr, E. O., Kirkland, K. T., Fields, S., and Kennedy, B. K. (2005). Regulation of yeast replicative life span by TOR and Sch9 in response to nutrients. Science 310, 119 [Abstract]
Other References
Relevant LinksSGD: http://db.yeastgenome.org/cgi-bin/locus.pl?locus=YBR55W
UWAging: http://www.uwaging.org/ellison
Keywordsgenome-wide, yeast