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prothoracicotropic hormone

Known as: Prothoracotropin 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
In insects, control of body size is intimately linked to nutritional quality as well as environmental and genetic cues that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The timely onset of metamorphosis in holometabolous insects depends on their reaching the appropriate size known as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Recombinant baculoviruses were constructed that express the cDNA encoding the prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) of Bombyx mori… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH), a brain secretory polypeptide of insects, stimulates the prothoracic glands to produce and… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Pupal development is elicited early in the last larval instar of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta (Johannson), by a precise… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In an insect, the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta, the cerebral neuropeptide prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH), the primary… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) was isolated from adult heads of Bombyx mori. Fifty micrograms of pure PTTH was obtained… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
During the final larval instar of the tobacco hornworm the presence of juvenile hormone (JH) inhibits the secretion of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The dynamics of growth and the timing of release of the brain's prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) in final instar larvae of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
1. The larval ecdyses of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca , and of the oak silkmoth, Antheraea , occur during specific times of the… Expand
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