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SUMMARY Diuresis in the blood-gorging hemipteran Rhodnius prolixus is under neurohormonal control and involves a variety of… Expand We have investigated the development of the Drosophila neuroendocrine gland, the corpus cardiacum (CC), and identified the role… Expand SummaryAfter retrograde filling of axons terminating in the glandular lobe of the corpus cardiacum (CC) of Locusta migratoria… Expand Ion transport peptide (ITP) purified from locust nervous corpus cardiacum (CC) has previously been shown to stimulate salt and… Expand Rates of accumulation of, and radiolabel incorporation into, the major secretory product of the long hyaline gland, a… Expand The primary effector of insect postembryonic development is a peptide neurohormone, the prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH)1,2… Expand The glandular cells in the glandular lobe of the corpus cardiacum (CC) of locusts are the source of adipokinetic hormone (AKH), a… Expand In the mosquito Aedes aegypti, a blood meal triggers egg development. Early workers used the simple technique of decapitation, or… Expand Abstract The effects of starvation on the activity of the corpus allatum (CA) and on migratory flight behavior and as the effect… Expand 1. The preparation of isolated Malpighian tubules is described. The rate of urine flow increases with increasing serum dilution… Expand