pheromone biosynthetic process

Known as: pheromone anabolism, pheromone formation, pheromone biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pheromones, a substance that is secreted and released by an organism and detected… (More)

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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Sex pheromones are essential in moth mate communication. Information on pheromone biosynthetic genes and enzymes is… (More)
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2010
2010
Fatty-acyl CoA reductases (FAR) convert fatty acids into fatty alcohols in pro- and eukaryotic organisms. In the Lepidoptera… (More)
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2008
2008
Moths have evolved highly successful mating systems, relying on species-specific mixtures of sex pheromone components for long… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Female sex pheromones attracting mating partners over long distances are a major determinant of reproductive isolation… (More)
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2007
2007
Drosophila melanogaster produces sexually dimorphic cuticular pheromones that are a key component of the courtship behavior… (More)
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2007
2007
Enterococcus faecalis is a gram-positive commensal bacterium of the gastrointestinal tract. E. faecalis is also an opportunistic… (More)
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2007
2007
Differentiation into castes and reproductive division of labour are a characteristics of eusocial insects. Caste determination… (More)
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2003
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2003
A great diversity of pheromone structures are used by moth species (Insecta: Lepidoptera) for long-distance mating signals. The… (More)
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2003
2003
Pheromone biosynthesis-activating neuropeptide (PBAN), a peptide produced by the subesophageal ganglion, is used by a variety of… (More)
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2002
2002
Lepidopteran insects use sex pheromones derived from fatty acids in their species-specific mate recognition system. Desaturases… (More)
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