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Helicoverpa armigera baseline susceptibility to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry toxins and resistance management for Bt cotton in India.
Transgenic cotton that produces insecticidal proteins from Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt), often referred to as Bt cotton, is widely grown in many countries. Bt cotton with a single cry1A gene andExpand
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Extracellular novel metalloprotease from Xenorhabdus indica and its potential as an insecticidal agent.
Proteases produced by Xenorhabdus are known to play a significant role in virulence leading to insect mortality. The present study was undertaken to purify and characterize protease from XenorhabdusExpand
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Development of a Fluorescence Polarization-Based Diagnostic Assay for Equine Infectious Anemia Virus
ABSTRACT The control of equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV) infections of horses has been over the past 20 years based primarily on the identification and elimination of seropositive horses,Expand
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Baseline susceptibility of the American bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) to Bacillus thuringiensis Berl. var. kurstaki and its endotoxins in India.
Baseline susceptibility of larvae of the American bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hiibner) to Bacillus thuringiensis Berl var. kurstaki was studied by a diet incorporation method. Ninety-six hourExpand
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Biocontrol Potential of Steinernema thermophilum and Its Symbiont Xenorhabdus indica Against Lepidopteran Pests: Virulence to Egg and Larval Stages.
Under laboratory conditions, the biocontrol potential of Steinernema thermophilum was tested against eggs and larval stages of two important lepidopteran insect pests, Helicoverpa armigera andExpand
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A kidney bean trypsin inhibitor with an insecticidal potential against Helicoverpa armigera and Spodoptera litura
In the present study, trypsin inhibitor extracts of ten kidney bean seed (Phaseolus vulgaris) varieties exhibiting trypsin and gut trypsin-like protease inhibitor activity were tested on HelicoverpaExpand
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Changes in haemolymph constituents of American bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner), infected with nucleopolyhedrovirus.
Six types of haemocytes viz., prohaemocytes, plasmatocytes (round, fusiform, vermiform and spindle shaped), granular cells, spherule cells, oenocytoids and adipohaemocytes were found in theExpand
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Potentiation of insecticidal activity of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki HD-1 by proteinase inhibitors in the American bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner).
The effect of crude proteinase inhibitor extracts from seeds of different crop plants (black gram, chickpea, chickling vetch, finger millet, French bean, green gram, horse gram, lentil, pea andExpand
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