Melting fat away in flies.


Two important proteins that function in regulating cell growth are the transcriptional regulator FOXO and the protein kinase Tor. A recent publication shows that the Melted protein can modulate both FOXO and Tor activity and can also regulate fat levels in Drosophila. 


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@article{Reis2005MeltingFA, title={Melting fat away in flies.}, author={T{\^a}nia Afonso Reis and Iswar K Hariharan}, journal={Cell metabolism}, year={2005}, volume={2 2}, pages={82-4} }