Neuroparsins, a family of conserved arthropod neuropeptides.

@article{Badisco2007NeuroparsinsAF,
  title={Neuroparsins, a family of conserved arthropod neuropeptides.},
  author={Liesbeth Badisco and I. L. Claeys and Tom Van Loy and Matthias Boris Van Hiel and Vanessa Franssens and Gert Simonet and Jozef Vanden Broeck},
  journal={General and comparative endocrinology},
  year={2007},
  volume={153 1-3},
  pages={64-71}
}
Different neuroparsin variants were initially identified as anti-gonadotropic peptides from the pars intercerebralis-corpora cardiaca complex of the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria, and further studies revealed the pleiotropic activities of these peptides. Subsequently, additional neuroparsin-like peptides were discovered from other arthropod species. Studies in mosquitoes and locusts suggest that members of this conserved peptide family are involved in the regulation of insect… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
20 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…