Affiliation: University of Tokyo
- Representation of a mixture of pheromone and host plant odor by antennal lobe projection neurons of the silkmoth Bombyx moriShigehiro Namiki
Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 194:501-15. 2008..Together this suggests moths can process plant odor information under conditions of simultaneous exposure to sex pheromone...
- Use of bilateral information to determine the walking direction during orientation to a pheromone source in the silkmoth Bombyx moriTetsuya Takasaki
Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 8572, Japan
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 198:295-307. 2012..This study contributes toward understanding efficient strategies for odor-source localization that is utilized by walking insects...
- Information flow through neural circuits for pheromone orientationShigehiro Namiki
1 Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo, Meguro, Tokyo 153 8904, Japan 2 Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Ibaraki 305 8573, Japan
Nat Commun 5:5919. 2014..These results reveal the basic organization of the LAL: the upper division is identified as a protocerebral hub that receives inputs from various areas, while the lower division generates long-lasting activity for locomotor command. ..