Physiological aspects of diapause and cold tolerance during overwintering in Pieris brassicae

@article{Pullin1991PhysiologicalAO,
  title={Physiological aspects of diapause and cold tolerance during overwintering in Pieris brassicae},
  author={Andrew S. Pullin and Jeffrey S. Bale and Xavier L. R. Fontaine},
  journal={Physiological Entomology},
  year={1991},
  volume={16}
}
Abstract The relationship between diapause‐associated metabolic suppression and carbohydrate metabolism linked with cold tolerance was investigated in pupae of Pieris brassicae L. Cold tolerance was assessed by measuring the crystallization temperature (Tc) and by estimates of pre‐freeze mortality. Metabolic suppression was measured using 31P nmr and carbohydrates by GLC. 

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