Olfaction: Chemical Signposts along the Silk Road

Mark C Mescher, Consuelo M De Moraes

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Abstract

A recent study on the reception of olfactory cues by silkworm larvae illustrates how the convergence of genomic, physiological and ecological data promises to shed light on the origins and evolution of chemically mediated interactions between plants and insects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume19
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 23 2009

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Silk
Smell
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Larva
Insects
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insect larvae
genomics
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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Mescher, Mark C ; De Moraes, Consuelo M. / Olfaction : Chemical Signposts along the Silk Road. In: Current Biology. 2009 ; Vol. 19, No. 12.
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In: Current Biology, Vol. 19, No. 12, 23.06.2009.

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