Strain Information

Name HG231   View On Wormbase
Species C. elegans
Genotypeage-2(yw23) I.
DescriptionHG231 exhibits an approximately 20% increase in mean, median and maxium lifespans compared to N2. HG231 exhibits somewhat reduced fertility and somewhat longer development time than N2. It has a normal appearance, movements and mating behavior. It's swimming rate in liquid is slightly higher than N2. STS mapping indicates the most likely location for age-2 is on LG I.
Made byYulong Yang
Laboratory HG
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