Biosynthesis of Hydrocarbons and Contact Sex Pheromone and Their Transport by Lipophorin ifi Females of the German Cockroach (Blattella germanica)

  • C Gu, D. QUILICIt, P. JUAREZtS, G. J. BLOMQUISTt, Coby Schal
  • Published 1995

Abstract

The sites of synthesis, and transport of hydrocarbons and methyl ketone contact sex pheromone, were examined iu the German cockroach. The abdominal integument of 7-day old Blattella germanica females showed linear incorporation of [l-‘4C]propionate into hydrocarbon and pheromone for at least 4 h in vitro, whereas other body parts including the head, wings… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gu1995BiosynthesisOH, title={Biosynthesis of Hydrocarbons and Contact Sex Pheromone and Their Transport by Lipophorin ifi Females of the German Cockroach (Blattella germanica)}, author={C Gu and D. QUILICIt and P. JUAREZtS and G. J. BLOMQUISTt and Coby Schal}, year={1995} }