Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

Molting

Known as: Moultings, Moltings, Ecdysis 
Periodic casting off FEATHERS; HAIR; or cuticle. Molting is a process of sloughing or desquamation, especially the shedding of an outer covering and… Expand
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The aim of this study was to determine the extent Nephrops consumes plastics in the Clyde Sea and if this intake occurs through… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Long-held ideas regarding the evolutionary relationships among animals have recently been upended by sometimes controversial… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Review
2003
Review
2003
This short review summarizes our current knowledge about the role of transcription factors regulated by ecdysteroids and juvenile… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The steroid 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) is the primary regulatory hormone that mediates developmental transitions in insects and… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • table 1
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • Tanaka
  • Journal of insect physiology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 25137149
The effect of [His(7)]-corazonin on the body color in Locusta migratoria was examined by varying the injected dose and the time… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The arthropods constitute the most diverse animal group, but, despite their rich fossil record and a century of study, their… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
There are two main classes of hormones in insects: 1) the true hormones produced by epithelial glands and belonging to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
ALTHOUGH the biological activity of the insect moulting hormone ecdysone, is manifested through a hormonally regulated… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The predicted amino acid sequence of a newly identified gene of the insect baculovirus Autographa californica nuclear… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
During the final larval instar of the tobacco hornworm the presence of juvenile hormone (JH) inhibits the secretion of the… Expand
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3