Protein involved in nematode stress response identified

Source: Science Daily

When humans experience stress, their inner turmoil may not be apparent to an outside observer. But many animals deal with stressful circumstances — overcrowded conditions, not enough food — by completely remodeling their bodies. These stress-induced forms, whether they offer a protective covering or more camouflaged coloration, can better withstand the challenge and help the animal survive until conditions improve.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/12/181214093843.htm