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prothoracicotropic hormone

Known as: Prothoracotropin 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Holometabolous insects undergo complete metamorphosis to become sexually mature adults. Metamorphosis is initiated by brain… Expand
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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
2003
Highly Cited
2003
cDNAs encoding prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) and diapause hormone (DH) were isolated from the tobacco budworm, Heliothis… Expand
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1995
1995
Recombinant baculoviruses were constructed that express the cDNA encoding the prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) of Bombyx mori… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH), a brain secretory polypeptide of insects, stimulates the prothoracic glands to produce and… Expand
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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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1984
1984
In an insect, the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta, the cerebral neuropeptide prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH), the primary… Expand
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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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