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Malpighian Tubules

Known as: Tubules, Malpighian 
Slender tubular or hairlike excretory structures found in insects. They emerge from the alimentary canal between the mesenteron (midgut) and the… Expand
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2014
2014
Due to its expansion, agriculture has become increasingly dependent on the use of pesticides. However, the indiscriminate use of… Expand
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2012
2012
Malpighian tubules (MT) of Drosophila melanogaster are osmoregulatory organs that maintain the ionic balance and remove toxic… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Organs are made up of cells from separate origins, whose development and differentiation must be integrated to produce a… Expand
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2001
2001
Malpighian tubules (MT) of Rhodnius prolixus transport fluid at very high rates. To identify whether aquaporins (AQPs) are… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
In Drosophila melanogaster, disruption of night by even short light exposures results in degradation of the clock protein… Expand
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2000
2000
Ca(2+) transport was examined in isolated Malpighian tubules (MTs) of adult Drosophila melanogaster. All segments of both… Expand
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The insect renal (Malpighian) tubule has long been a model system for the study of fluid secretion and its neurohormonal control… Expand
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Nicotine is transported at high rates by Malpighian tubules of larvae of Manduca sexta, Pieris brassicae and Rhodnius prolixus… Expand
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1974
1974
1. The permeability of Malpighian tubules of five insect species to a range of organic solutes has been measured by both in vitro… Expand
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1974
1974
Abstract The epithelium of the Malpighian tubules in the housefly is comprised of four distinct cellular types. Type I cells are… Expand
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