Bradbury A. Skidmore

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We investigated the chemical basis for ants carrying the seeds ofHepatica americana, an ant-dispersed plant of eastern North America. A laboratory bioassay of seed and elaiosome extracts was based on the distance test items were carried byPogonomyrmex rugosus. Ants responded equally to isolated elaiosomes and to the diglyceride fraction. Diolein was a major(More)
While the presence of a robust perivascular neural network accompanying cerebral and dural blood vessels that contain various neuropeptides is well documented, the functional significance of this innervation is unclear. Following experimentally induced subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH) in animal models, immunocytochemical studies have revealed that changes(More)
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