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Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: LOC655758
Description: tryptophan 5-hydroxylase 1
Alias: tryptophan 5-hydroxylase 1, AUGUSTUS-3.0.2_03915, GLEAN_03915, Protein henna-like Protein
Species: red flour beetle

Top Publications

  1. Bao X, Tian X, Hu X, Zhao Z, Qu Y, Song C. Discovery of specific tryptophan hydroxylase in the brain of the beetle Harmonia axyridis. Brain Res. 2006;1073-1074:202-8 pubmed
    ..These results demonstrate that specific tryptophan hydroxylase may exist in the brain of the beetle and likely reflect the diversity of serotonin synthetic mechanisms as well as the evolution of aromatic amino acid hydroxylase genes. ..