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Ecdysone

Known as: Cholest-7-en-6-one, 2,3,14,22,25-pentahydroxy-, (2beta,3beta,5beta,22R)-, Ecdysone [Chemical/Ingredient], Molting Hormone 
A steroid hormone that regulates the processes of MOLTING or ecdysis in insects.
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Review
2013
Review
2013
The steroid hormone ecdysone is the central regulator of insect developmental transitions. Recent new advances in our… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
All animals coordinate growth and maturation to reach their final size and shape. In insects, insulin family molecules control… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Eukaryotic cells catabolize their own cytoplasm by autophagy in response to amino acid starvation and inductive signals during… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Publisher Summary This chapter discusses the ecdysone receptors and their biological actions. It also summarizes the insect… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The functions of the ecdysone-induced DHR3 and E75B orphan nuclear receptors in the early stages of Drosophila metamorphosis were… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
  • D. No, T. Yao, R. Evans
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 22617744
During metamorphosis of Drosophila melanogaster, a cascade of morphological changes is triggered by the steroid hormone 20-OH… 
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In D. melanogaster a pulse of the steroid hormone ecdysone triggers the larval-to-adult metamorphosis, a complex process in which… 
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The steroid hormone ecdysone triggers coordinate changes in Drosophila tissue development that result in metamorphosis. To… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The ecdysone agonist RH 5849 (1,2-dibenzoyl-1-tert-butylhydrazine) causes the premature initiation of molting at all stages of… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The ovaries of the mosquito Aedes aegypti cultured in vitro secrete material that behaves like ecdysone in a radioimmunoassay…