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Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. A number of papers, using the fruit fly Drosophila as a model system, now show that different molecules along the pathway that transduces signals from the insulin receptor and its ligand are involved in regulating cell size and growth rate. Sally Leevers ties together the findings of these different studies in an illuminating Perspective.

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      insulin signaling pathway,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722030254967T,NSDL,cell size,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,cell division,growth regulation,Life Science,growth rate

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