4-Vinylanisole is an aggregation pheromone in locusts

@article{Guo20204VinylanisoleIA,
  title={4-Vinylanisole is an aggregation pheromone in locusts},
  author={Xiaojiao Guo and Qiaoqiao Yu and Dafeng Chen and Jianing Wei and Pengcheng Yang and Jia Yu and Xianhui Wang and Le Kang},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2020},
  pages={1-5}
}
Locust plagues threaten agricultural and environmental safety throughout the world 1 , 2 . Aggregation pheromones have a crucial role in the transition of locusts from a solitary form to the devastating gregarious form and the formation of large-scale swarms 3 , 4 . However, none of the candidate compounds reported 5 – 7 meet all the criteria for a locust aggregation pheromone. Here, using behavioural assays, electrophysiological recording, olfactory receptor characterization and field… 
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