Rhodnius prolixus

 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Chagas disease or American trypanosomiasis, is a potentially life-threatening illness caused by the protozoan parasite… (More)
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2016
2016
Olfaction is one of the main sensory modalities that allow insects to interpret their environment. Several proteins, including… (More)
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2015
2015
Rhodnius prolixus not only has served as a model organism for the study of insect physiology, but also is a major vector of… (More)
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2015
2015
The triatomine insect, Rhodnius prolixus, is a vector of Trypanosoma cruzi, a protozoan parasite that causes Chagas disease. The… (More)
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2014
2014
Rhodnius prolixus is a hematophagous insect vector of Chagas disease capable of ingesting up to 10 times its unfed body weight in… (More)
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2014
2014
In this study, we provided the demonstration of the presence of a single CHS gene in the Rhodnius prolixus (a blood-sucking… (More)
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2013
2013
RNA interference (RNAi) has been widely employed as a useful alternative to study gene function in insects, including triatomine… (More)
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2013
2013
The heme molecule is the prosthetic group of many hemeproteins involved in essential physiological processes, such as electron… (More)
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2013
2013
Miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements (MITEs) are a specific group of nonautonomous DNA transposons, and they are… (More)
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1999
1999
Hemin is a catalyst of the formation of reactive oxygen species. We proposed that hematophagous insects are exposed to intense… (More)
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