Akihiko Moriyama

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Click beetles (Coleoptera: Elateridae) represent one of the largest groups of beetle insects. Some click beetles in larval form, known as wireworms, are destructive agricultural pests. Morphological identification of click beetles is generally difficult and requires taxonomic expertise. This study reports on the DNA barcoding of Japanese click beetles to(More)
Serine proteases are known to be involved in neural development and various functions in the central nervous system. Mouse brain serine proteinase (mBSP) is expressed almost exclusively in the mouse brain and it has been characterized at the molecular and biochemical levels. In this study, we analyzed the developmental changes and localization of mBSP mRNA(More)
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