Title

Chewing the fat: regulating autophagy in Drosophila

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2004

Publication Title

Developmental Cell

Department

Biology

Abstract

Autophagy is the major cellular process responsible for bulk cytoplasmic degradation. Two reports in this issue of Developmental Cell describe how both PI3 kinase and TOR signaling in Drosophila are critical for controlling autophagy in response to developmental and environmental cues.

ISSN

1472-4049