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ecdysteroid biosynthetic process

Known as: ecdysteroid anabolism, ecdysteroid biosynthesis, ecdysteroid synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of ecdysteroids, a group of polyhydroxylated ketosteroids which initiate post… Expand
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2011
2011
Biosynthesis of ecdysteroids, the insect steroid hormones controlling gene expression during molting and metamorphosis, takes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In insects, the precise timing of molting and metamorphosis is strictly guided by a principal steroid hormone, ecdysone. Among… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The pea aphid (Acyrthosiphon pisum) is the first whole genome sequenced insect with a hemimetabolic development and an emerging… Expand
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2009
2009
SUMMARY Embryos of the ground cricket, Allonemobius socius, enter diapause 4–5 days post-oviposition and overwinter in this… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ecdysteroids mediate a wide variety of developmental and physiological events in insects. In the postembryonic development of… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Abstract It has been well established that eggs of insects, including those of the silkworm Bombyx mori, contain various… Expand
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2004
2004
Human metastatic lymph node 64 (MLN64) is a transmembrane protein that shares homology with the cholesterol-binding vertebrate… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract: The occurrence and levels of phytoecdysteroids in the seeds and other parts of plants grown from the seeds of 180… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The prothoracic glands of fifth instar Manduca sexta larvae respond to stimulation by the brain neuropeptide, prothoracicotropic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The insect prothoracic glands are the source of steroidal molting hormone precursors and the glands are stimulated by a brain… Expand
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