Insect pheromones: An overview of function, form, and discovery.

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For many species of insects, lipid pheromones profoundly influence survival, reproduction, and social organization. Unravelling the chemical language of insects has been the subject of intense research in the field of chemical ecology for the past five decades. Characterizing the forms, functions, and biosynthesis of lipid pheromones has led not only to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.plipres.2015.06.001

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@article{Yew2015InsectPA, title={Insect pheromones: An overview of function, form, and discovery.}, author={Joanne Y Yew and Henry S. H. Chung}, journal={Progress in lipid research}, year={2015}, volume={59}, pages={88-105} }