Delivers an extensive repository of mtDNA data integrated with longevity records and the results of the statistical and correlative analysis of the links between them. MitoAge contains tools offering options for: (1) computation of basic statistics, (2) comparison of stats between selected taxonomic groups and (3) data export for a data set of interest. The database has permitted underling over 3780 statistically significant correlations between mtDNA features and animal longevity in different taxonomic groups.
The Shraga Segal Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics, Center for Multidisciplinary Research on Aging, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel; Tumor and Vascular Biology Research Center, The Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Research Institute, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel; Life Span Prolongation Group, Institute of Gerontology, Kiev, Ukraine
MitoAge funding source(s)
Supported by the fund in Memory of Dr Amir Abramovich.