Ecdysterone

Known as: Ecdysterone [Chemical/Ingredient], 20-hydroxyecdysone, Crustecdysone 
A steroid hormone that regulates the processes of MOLTING or ecdysis in insects. Ecdysterone is the 20-hydroxylated ECDYSONE.
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The steroid hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) triggers the major developmental transitions in Drosophila, including molting and… (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
2004
The kinetics of the extraction of ecdysterone from the roots with rhizomes ofRhaponticum carthamoides has been studied. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The mechanism of phagocytic elimination of dying cells in Drosophila is poorly understood. This study was undertaken to examine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The steroid 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) is the primary regulatory hormone that mediates developmental transitions in insects and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In Caenorhabditis elegans, the heterochronic pathway controls the timing of developmental events during the larval stages. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ecdysteroids regulate a wide variety of cellular processes during arthropod development, yet little is known about the genes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cell lines from the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae have been established as a tool for the study of the mosquito innate immune… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
During the metamorphic reorganization of the insect central nervous system, the steroid hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone induces a wide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
During insect metamorphosis, pulses of the steroid hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone (ecdysone) direct the destruction of obsolete… (More)
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