Starfish

Known as: Starfishes, Seastars, Seastar 
Echinoderms having bodies of usually five radially disposed arms coalescing at the center.
National Institutes of Health

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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The cause(s) of primary outbreaks of the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish (Acanthaster planci) are still subject to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Recent glaciation covered the full extent of rocky intertidal habitat along the coasts of New England and the Canadian Maritimes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Key species interactions that are sensitive to temperature may act as leverage points through which small changes in climate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cyclin-dependent kinases (cdk) play an essential role in the intracellular control of the cell division cycle (cdc). These… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
M phase promoting factor (MPF) is a major element controlling entry into the M phase of the eukaryotic cell cycle. MPF is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have purified to near homogeneity the M-phase-specific protein kinase from starfish oocytes at first meiotic metaphase, using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
1. The blocking effects of Ba+ and H+ on the inward K current during anomalous rectification of the giant egg membrane of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The kinetics of the membrane current during the anomalous or inward-going rectification of the K current in the egg cell membrane… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The cation selectivity and its relation to the inward-going rectification of the immature egg cell membrane of a starfish,Nordora… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Along exposed rocky intertidal shorelines of western North America the mussel Mytilus californianus exists as a characteristic… (More)
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