Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 29 September 2004
Vol. 2004, Issue 39, p. nf88
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2004.39.nf88]


Off With Your (Fork)Head

One stress-defusing pathway shuts down another

Mitch Leslie

Abstract: To win a crucial game, a coach might decide to keep some good players on the bench. Similarly, cells sideline a key protective pathway to take on DNA-breaking stress, according to new research. The finding could help illuminate how cells decide when they can recover from damage and when their prospects are hopeless.

Citation: M. Leslie, Off With Your (Fork)Head. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (39), nf88 (2004).

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