Cellular stress at the movies

Biochemists illuminate a key survival mechanism in cells Credit: Stasevich Lab/Colorado State University Much like our fight-or-flight response, our cells also have a stress autopilot mode. An oxygen dropoff, overheating, or an invading toxin can trigger the cellular stress response – a cascade of molecular changes that are the cell’s last-ditch effort to survive. Among … Continue reading Cellular stress at the movies