Ecdysteroids

Known as: Ecdysteroid, Ecdysteroids [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Steroids that bring about MOLTING or ecdysis in insects. Ecdysteroids include the endogenous insect hormones (ECDYSONE and ECDYSTERONE) and the… (More)
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2005
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2005
Nongenomic response pathways mediate many of the rapid actions of steroid hormones, but the mechanisms underlying such responses… (More)
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2004
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2004
Ecdysteroids mediate a wide variety of developmental and physiological events in insects. In the postembryonic development of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Ecdysteroid pulses trigger the major developmental transitions during the Drosophila life cycle. These hormonal responses are… (More)
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2000
2000
Ecdysis, or molting behavior, in insects requires the sequential action of high levels of ecdysteroids, which induce accumulation… (More)
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1998
1998
Cell proliferation within the optic lobe anlagen is dependent on ecdysteroids during metamorphosis of the moth Manduca sexta. We… (More)
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1998
1998
The eye primordium of the moth, Manduca sexta, shows two different developmental responses to ecdysteroids depending on the… (More)
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1998
1998
Juvenile hormones (JHs) are thought to drive the regulation of yolk protein uptake by ovaries in Drosophila melanogaster. However… (More)
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1994
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1994
In insects, the ecdysteroids act to transform the CNS from its larval to its adult form. A key gene in this response is the… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
More than 50 ecdysteroid-regulated Drosophila genes have been described in the literature. These genes were identified using… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The predicted amino acid sequence of a newly identified gene of the insect baculovirus Autographa californica nuclear… (More)
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