Bombyx

Known as: Silkmoths, Silkmoth, Silkworm 
A genus of silkworm MOTHS in the family Bombycidae of the order LEPIDOPTERA. The family contains a single species, Bombyx mori from the Greek for… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The evolutionary importance of hybridization and introgression has long been debated. Hybrids are usually rare and unfit, but… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Chemosensory systems play key roles in the survival and reproductive success of insects. Insect chemoreception is mediated by two… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In insects, each olfactory sensory neuron expresses between one and three ligand-binding members of the olfactory receptor (OR… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We report a draft sequence for the genome of the domesticated silkworm (Bombyx mori), covering 90.9% of all known silkworm genes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Sex pheromones released by female moths are detected with high specificity and sensitivity in the olfactory sensilla of antennae… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
New polyhydroxylated alkaloids, (2R,3R,4R)-2-hydroxymethyl-3,4-dihydroxypyrrolidine-N-propionamide from the root bark of Morus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have developed a system for stable germline transformation in the silkworm Bombyx mori L. using piggyBac, a transposon… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The pheromone-binding protein (PBP) from Bombyx mori was expressed in Escherichia coli periplasm. It specifically bound… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A pentanucleotide repetitive sequence, (TTAGG)n, has been isolated from a silkworm genomic library, using cross-hybridization… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
We present a procedure for eucaryotic structural gene isolation which involves the construction and screening of cloned libraries… (More)
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