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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Despite their fundamental importance for body size regulation, the mechanisms that stop growth are poorly understood. In… Expand
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2013
2013
Sap-sucking insects are important pests in agriculture and good models to study insect biology. The role of ecdysone pathway… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Understanding the genetic underpinnings of adaptive change is a fundamental but largely unresolved problem in evolutionary… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Insect ecdysone steroid hormone regulates major developmental transitions, such as molting and metamorphosis. The production of… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Steroid hormones mediate a wide variety of developmental and physiological events in multicellular organisms. During larval and… Expand
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2006
2006
The insect molting hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) plays a central role in regulating gene expression during development and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The prothoracic gland (PG) has essential roles in synthesizing and secreting a steroid hormone called ecdysone that is critical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have reported recently the identification and characterization of the last three mitochondrial cytochrome P450 enzymes (CYP… Expand
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2004
2004
A new genetic model system for studying position effect variegation in Drosophila melanogaster was found. It allows the analysis… Expand
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