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Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 13 October 2004
Vol. 2004, Issue 41, p. nf92
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2004.41.nf92]

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Homing In on a Hormone

Fat-based molecules divert nematodes from survival mode

R. John Davenport

http://sageke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/2004/41/nf92

Abstract: COLD SPRING HARBOR, NEW YORK--A phantom hormone hampers worm survival and promotes aging. Now, researchers have taken a step toward identifying the furtive molecule, according to work presented here on 7 October 2004 at the Molecular Genetics of Aging meeting. The advance should help scientists pad their knowledge about pathways that tweak longevity in nematodes.

Citation: R. J. Davenport, Homing In on a Hormone. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (41), nf92 (2004).

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