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Title Ecdysone, structures and functions / edited by Guy Smagghe
Published Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2009

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Contents Phytoecdysteroids: Diversity, Biosynthesis and Distribution; Diversity of Ecdysteroids in Animal Species; Crustacean Ecdysteroids and Their Receptors; Synthetic Ecdysteroidal Compounds; Ecdysteroids and Ecdysteroid Signaling Pathways During Insect Oogenesis; Regulation of Sciarid DNA Puffs by Ecdysone: Mechanisms and Perspectives; The Ecdysteroids' Effects in the Control of Cell Proliferation and Differentiation; Applications of RNA Interference in Ecdysone Research; The Function and Evolution of the Halloween Genes: The Pathway to the Arthropod Molting Hormone
Summary Ecdysone is the steroidal prohormone of the major insect moulting hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone. This book describes RNA interference, the ecdysone receptor crystal structures and structure activity relationships. It is suitable for scientists, students, and professionals alike in entomology, endocrinology, physiology, and agricultural sciences
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ecdysone.
Ecdysone
Ecdysone.
Sciences de la vie.
Biom├ędecine.
Ecdysone.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Smagghe, Guy
ISBN 9781402091124
1402091125
9781402091117
1402091117
1282036238
9781282036239