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Pheromone

Known as: Pheromones, scent, scented 
Chemical substances, excreted by an organism into the environment, that elicit behavioral or physiological responses from other organisms of the same… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Detection of volatile odorants by olfactory neurons is thought to result from direct activation of seven-transmembrane odorant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Summary In Drosophila, ∼50 classes of olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) send axons to 50 corresponding glomeruli in the antennal… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The instinctive and species-specific behavioural response of animals to pheromones has intrigued biologists for a long time… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) is a chemoreceptive organ that is thought to transduce pheromones into electrical responses that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Pheromones are airborne chemical signals that are released by an individual into the environment and which affect the physiology… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Competence for genetic transformation in Streptococcus pneumoniae has been known for three decades to arise in growing cultures… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Some bacterial pathogens elaborate and secrete virulence factors in response to environmental signals, others in response to a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Rapid divergence and speciation can occur between populations with or without ecological differences under selection for success… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The antennae of male silk moths are extremely sensitive to the female sex pheromone such that a male moth can find a female up to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
A bow-mounted arrow quiver includes an elongated frame, a shaft holder and support, and an arrowhead-receiving housing and shield… Expand
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