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Drowsy Drosophila shed light on sleep and hunger

Sleep, hunger and metabolism are closely related, but scientists are still struggling to understand how they interact. Now, researchers have discovered a key function in a molecule in fruit flies that may provide insight into the complicated relationship between sleep and food.
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