Differential utilization of blood meal amino acids in mosquitoes

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Miesfeld, Roger;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Open Access Insect Physiology (issn: 1179-2787)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/OAIP.S7160
  • Subject: Open Access Insect Physiology

Guoli Zhou, Roger MiesfeldDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USAAbstract: Amino acids in the mosquito blood meal have two forms, protein-bound and plasma-free amino acids. To determine if the metabolic fate and flux of these two... View more
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