ecdysone biosynthetic process

Known as: ecdysone anabolism, ecdysone biosynthesis, ecdysone formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ecdysone, (22R)-2-beta,3-beta,14,22,25-pentahydroxycholest-7-en-6-one, an… (More)
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2014
2014
Despite their fundamental importance for body size regulation, the mechanisms that stop growth are poorly understood. In… (More)
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2009
2009
In insects, the neuropeptide prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) stimulates production of ecdysone (E) in the prothoracic glands… (More)
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2007
2007
The conserved relationship between orthologs of many cytochrome P450 genes involved in ecdysone synthesis is not reflected in the… (More)
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2006
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2006
Steroid hormones mediate a wide variety of developmental and physiological events in multicellular organisms. During larval and… (More)
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2006
2006
The insect molting hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) plays a central role in regulating gene expression during development and… (More)
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2005
2005
The prothoracic gland (PG) has essential roles in synthesizing and secreting a steroid hormone called ecdysone that is critical… (More)
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2004
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2004
We have reported recently the identification and characterization of the last three mitochondrial cytochrome P450 enzymes (CYP… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate (IP3) receptor is an intracellular calcium channel that couples cell membrane… (More)
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1985
1985
The calcium-dependence of ecdysone synthesis by the insect prothoracic glands was examined in vitro using glands from day 0 pupae… (More)
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1984
1984
The involvement of cAMP in the steroidogenic action of the cerebral neuropeptide, prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH), was examined… (More)
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