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SilkDB v2.0: a platform for silkworm (Bombyx mori ) genome biology
In order to accommodate the new genomic data and house more comprehensive genomic information, we have reconstructed SilkDB database with new userfriendly interfaces. Expand
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SilkDB: a knowledgebase for silkworm biology and genomics
The Silkworm Knowledgebase (SilkDB) is a web-based repository for the curation, integration and study of silkworm genetic and genomic data. Expand
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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 shortExpand
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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-likeExpand
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Single base–resolution methylome of the silkworm reveals a sparse epigenomic map
Epigenetic regulation in insects may have effects on diverse biological processes. Here we survey the methylome of a model insect, the silkworm Bombyx mori, at single-base resolution using IlluminaExpand
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Resistance to Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus via overexpression of an endogenous antiviral gene in transgenic silkworms
Transgenic technology is a powerful tool for improving disease-resistant species. Bmlipase-1, purified from the midgut juice of Bombyx mori, showed strong antiviral activity against B. moriExpand
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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 silkwormExpand
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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 fungiExpand
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A Genome-Wide Survey for Host Response of Silkworm, Bombyx mori during Pathogen Bacillus bombyseptieus Infection
Host-pathogen interactions are complex relationships, and a central challenge is to reveal the interactions between pathogens and their hosts. Bacillus bombysepticus (Bb) which can produces sporesExpand
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