Interactions between the endocrine and immune systems in locusts

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Goldsworthy, Graham J.; Mullen, Lisa M.; Opoku-Ware, K.; Chandrakant, S.;
(2003)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Subject: bcs

The prophenoloxidase cascade in the haemolymph of mature adult Locusta migratoria migratorioides (R & F) is activated in response to injection of laminarin, a -1,3 glucan. Co-injection of adipokinetic hormone-I (Lom-AKH-I) and laminarin prolongs the activation of the en... View more
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