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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
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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
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The production and use of nanoparticles (NP) has steadily increased within the last decade; however, knowledge about risks of NP… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The molting process in arthropods is regulated by steroid hormones acting via nuclear receptor proteins. The most common molting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Long-held ideas regarding the evolutionary relationships among animals have recently been upended by sometimes controversial… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
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  • 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
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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… Expand
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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
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The predicted amino acid sequence of a newly identified gene of the insect baculovirus Autographa californica nuclear… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Abstract In the silkworm, Antheraea pernyi , the intersegmental muscles of the abdomen degenerate within 48 hr after the ecdysis… Expand
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