Characterization and Expression of Genes Encoding Three Small Heat Shock Proteins in Sesamia inferens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)

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Sun, Meng; Lu, Ming-Xing; Tang, Xiao-Tian; Du, Yu-Zhou;
(2014)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: International Journal of Molecular Sciences,volume 15,issue 12,pages23,196-23,211 (issn: 1422-0067, eissn: 1422-0067)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijms151223196, pmc: PMC4284760
  • Subject: <i>Sesamia inferens</i> | Chemistry | expression pattern | QD1-999 | small heat shock protein | Sesamia inferens | Article | cloning | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5
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The pink stem borer, Sesamia inferens (Walker), is a major pest of rice and is endemic in China and other parts of Asia. Small heat shock proteins (sHSPs) encompass a diverse, widespread class of stress proteins that have not been characterized in S. inferens. In the ... View more
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