Research Topics

Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: LOC107448493
Description: fibroin heavy chain-like
Alias: MiSp, fibroin heavy chain-like, minor ampullate spidroin
Species: common house spider

Top Publications

  1. Vienneau Hathaway J, Brassfield E, Lane A, Collin M, Correa Garhwal S, Clarke T, et al. Duplication and concerted evolution of MiSp-encoding genes underlie the material properties of minor ampullate silks of cobweb weaving spiders. BMC Evol Biol. 2017;17:78 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we compare the minor ampullate spidroins (MiSp) of orb-weavers and cobweb weavers...