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Cuticle

Known as: Cuticula 
Waxy or fatty layer on outer wall of epidermal cells formed of cutin and wax.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) plants subjected to water deficit, sodium chloride (NaCl), or abscisic acid treatments were… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Since nearly all adult insects fly, the cuticle has to provide a very efficient and lightweight skeleton. Information is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryIn a search for embryonic lethal mutants on the second chromosome ofDrosophila melanogaster, 5764 balanced lines isogenic… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The cuticle is the major barrier against uncontrolled water loss from leaves, fruits and other primary parts of higher plants… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Since their isolation in the early 1990s, members of the Hedgehog family of intercellular signaling proteins have come to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A genomic clone was isolated from the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta, by virtue of its similarity to a Drosophila larval cuticle… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The integument of decapod crustaceans consists of an outer epicuticle, an exocuticle, an endocuticle and an inner membranous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The adult cuticle of the soil nematode, Caenorhabditis elegans, is a proteinaceous extracellular structure elaborated by the… Expand
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Review
1967
Review
1967
The external surface of the higher plants comprises a cuticular layer covered by a waxy deposit. This deposit is believed to play… Expand
Highly Cited
1960
Highly Cited
1960
1. A new type of hyaline, colourless cuticle, called rubber-like cuticle, is described and analysed qualitatively with respect to… Expand
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