Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 14 April 2004
Vol. 2004, Issue 15, p. nf40
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2004.15.nf40]


Fork in the Road

Separate branches in insulin-related signaling pathway control worm hibernation and life span

R. John Davenport

Abstract: A protein signal takes an unexpected detour to influence worm life span, new work reveals. The study uncovers a crucial protein that separates an insulin-like pathway's effects on longevity and hibernation.

Citation: R. J. Davenport, Fork in the Road. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (15), nf40 (2004).

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