Experts and Doctors on tribolium in Denmark
Hauser F, Cazzamali G, Williamson M, Park Y, Li B, Tanaka Y, et al
. A genome-wide inventory of neurohormone GPCRs in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum. Front Neuroendocrinol. 2008;29:142-65 pubmed
..It also shows that Drosophila is not a good representative of all insects, because several of the hormonal systems that we now find in Tribolium do not exist in Drosophila. ..
Stafflinger E, Hansen K, Hauser F, Schneider M, Cazzamali G, Williamson M, et al
. Cloning and identification of an oxytocin/vasopressin-like receptor and its ligand from insects. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:3262-7 pubmed publisher
..To our knowledge, this is the first report on the molecular cloning of an oxytocin/vasopressin-like receptor and its ligand from arthropods...
Hansen K, Stafflinger E, Schneider M, Hauser F, Cazzamali G, Williamson M, et al
. Discovery of a novel insect neuropeptide signaling system closely related to the insect adipokinetic hormone and corazonin hormonal systems. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:10736-47 pubmed publisher
..In particular, this frequent loss of hormonal systems is unique for arthropods compared with vertebrates. ..