Characterization of Aplysia Alb-1, a candidate water-borne protein pheromone released during egg laying.

@article{Cummins2008CharacterizationOA,
  title={Characterization of Aplysia Alb-1, a candidate water-borne protein pheromone released during egg laying.},
  author={Scott F Cummins and Bernard M. Degnan and Gregg T. Nagle},
  journal={Peptides},
  year={2008},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={152-61}
}
Pheromones are known to be important to the innate behavior of marine animals. Attraction in Aplysia involves the long-distance water-borne protein pheromones attractin, enticin, temptin and seductin, which are released from the albumen gland during egg laying. Other pheromones are predicted to act in concert with these pheromones, but their identities are… CONTINUE READING