chitin metabolic process

Known as: beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine metabolic process, beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine metabolism, chitin metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of beta-(1->4)-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues… (More)
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2017
2017
BACKGROUND RNA interference combined with digital gene expression (DGE) analysis can be used to study gene function. Trehalose-6… (More)
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2016
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2016
Chitin is a major component of the exoskeleton and the peritrophic matrix of insects. It forms complex structures in association… (More)
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2016
2016
RNA interference (RNAi) is an effective gene-silencing tool, and double stranded RNA (dsRNA) is considered a powerful strategy… (More)
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2015
2015
Association of Vibrio cholerae with chitinous surfaces of zooplankton is important for its persistence in marine environments, as… (More)
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2014
2014
The haloarchaeon Natrinema sp. strain J7-2 has the ability to degrade chitin, and its genome harbors a chitin metabolism-related… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Vibrionaceae are regarded as important marine chitin degraders, and attachment to chitin regulates important biological functions… (More)
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2002
2002
Experimental parameters for isolation and regeneration of protoplasts from the mycelial and yeast form cells of the dimorphic… (More)
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2000
2000
In insects, chitin is a major structural component of the cuticle and the peritrophic membrane (PM). In nature, chitin is always… (More)
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1984
1984
Avermectin inhibits Mucor miehei and Artemia salina chitin synthesis and to a degree DNA synthesis in the former. The antibiotic… (More)
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