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Correction: Prevention of Neural-Tube Defects with Folic Acid in China.
Background Periconceptional use of multivitamins containing folic acid can reduce a woman's risk of having a baby with a neural-tube defect. Methods As part of a public health campaign conducted from… Expand
Microarray-based gene expression profiles in multiple tissues of the domesticated silkworm, Bombyx mori
We designed and constructed a genome-wide microarray with 22,987 70-mer oligonucleotides covering the presently known and predicted genes in the silkworm genome, and surveyed the gene expression in… Expand
The Odorant Binding Protein Gene Family from the Genome of Silkworm, Bombyx mori
BackgroundChemosensory systems play key roles in the survival and reproductive success of insects. Insect chemoreception is mediated by two large and diverse gene superfamilies, chemoreceptors and… Expand
CRISPR/Cas9-mediated targeted mutagenesis in Nicotiana tabacum
Genome editing is one of the most powerful tools for revealing gene function and improving crop plants. Recently, RNA-guided genome editing using the type II clustered regularly interspaced short… Expand
Identification and expression pattern of the chemosensory protein gene family in the silkworm, Bombyx mori.
- Da-Ping Gong, H. Zhang, P. Zhao, Ying Lin, Qing-you Xia, Z. Xiang
- Biology, Medicine
- Insect biochemistry and molecular biology
- 1 March 2007
Insect chemosensory proteins (CSPs) as well as odorant-binding proteins (OBPs) have been supposed to transport hydrophobic chemicals to receptors on sensory neurons. Compared with OBPs, CSPs are… Expand
Highly Efficient and Specific Genome Editing in Silkworm Using Custom TALENs
Establishment of efficient genome editing tools is essential for fundamental research, genetic engineering, and gene therapy. Successful construction and application of transcription activator-like… Expand
Effects of nano-TiO₂ on photosynthetic characteristics of Ulmus elongata seedlings.
- Jianguo Gao, G. Xu, Huanhuan Qian, Peng Liu, P. Zhao, Y. Hu
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Environmental pollution
- 1 May 2013
The physiological and ecological responses of Ulmus elongata to different concentrations of nano-anatase TiO2 solutions were investigated in this study and we found that with foliar application of… Expand
Structures, regulatory regions, and inductive expression patterns of antimicrobial peptide genes in the silkworm Bombyx mori.
Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are a group of immune proteins that protect the host from infection. In Drosophila, seven groups of inducible AMPs have been identified, with activities against fungi… Expand
Limits of [18F]-FLT PET as a Biomarker of Proliferation in Oncology
Background Non-invasive imaging biomarkers of cellular proliferation hold great promise for quantifying response to personalized medicine in oncology. An emerging approach to assess tumor… Expand
Systematic Identification and Characterization of Long Non-Coding RNAs in the Silkworm, Bombyx mori
Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) are emerging as important regulators in various biological processes. However, to date, no systematic characterization of lncRNAs has been reported in the silkworm… Expand