EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,214,146
Abstracts:
29,074,682
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor-like neuropeptide is secreted as a neurohormone from specific brain neurons into the corpus allatum in the silkworm Bombyx mori



Brain-derived neurotrophic factor-like neuropeptide is secreted as a neurohormone from specific brain neurons into the corpus allatum in the silkworm Bombyx mori



Entomological Research 36(1): 16-19



The aim of this study was to investigate the secretion of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF)-like neuropeptide in the silkworm, Bombyx mori, by using immunocytochemical techniques on the brain and retrocerebral complex of fifth instar larvae.

Accession: 004403405

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5967.2006.00003.x

Download PDF Full Text: Brain-derived neurotrophic factor-like neuropeptide is secreted as a neurohormone from specific brain neurons into the corpus allatum in the silkworm Bombyx mori



Related references

The release of an insect neuropeptide hormone, bombyxin, is regulated by muscarinic transmission in the brain-corpus cardiacum-corpus allatum complex of the silkworm, Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 36(4): 431-438, 2001

Cell-specific expression of enhanced green fluorescence protein under the control of neuropeptide gene promoters in the brain of the silkworm, Bombyx mori, using Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus-derived vectors. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology uary; 33(1): 7-12, 2003

Cell-specific expression of enhanced green fluorescence protein under the control of neuropeptide gene promoters in the brain of the silkworm, Bombyx mori, using Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus-derived vectors. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 33(1): 7-12, 2002

Evidence for brain-derived neurotrophic factor-like neuropeptide in brain of the silk moth Bombyx mori during postembryonic periods. Peptides 25(11): 1891-1897, 2004

Carbachol-induced protein phosphorylation in the brain-corpus cardiacum-corpus allatum complex of the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Applied Entomology & Zoology 32(4): 573-581, 1997

The in vitro release of prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) from the brain-corpus cardiacum-corpus allatum complex of silkworm, Bombyx mori. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology C Pharmacology Toxicology and Endocrinology 110(2): 143-148, 1995

The carbachol-induced release of prothoracicotropic hormone from brain-corpus cardiacum-corpus allatum complex of the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Journal of Insect Physiology 40(6): 469-473, 1994

Small GTP-binding proteins in the brain-corpus cardiacum-corpus allatum complex of the silkworm, Bombyx mori: involvement in the secretion of prothoracicotropic hormone. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology 38(4): 177-184, 1998

Effects of brain-derived neurotrophic factor on neurite growth of deutocerebral neurons in brain of the silk moth Bombyx mori. Entomological Research 34(2): 113-122, 2004

Differentiation/maturation of neuropeptide Y neurons in the corpus callosum is promoted by brain-derived neurotrophic factor in mouse brain slice cultures. Neuroscience Letters 450(3): 262-265, 2009

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor promotes neurite growth and survival of antennal lobe neurons in brain from the silk moth, Bombyx mori in vitro. Zoological Science 22(3): 333-342, 2005

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor-like immunoreactivity in the adult rat central nervous system predominantly distributed in neurons with substantial amounts of brain-derived neurotrophic factor messenger RNA or responsiveness to brain-derived neurotrophic factor. Neuroscience 82(3): 653-670, 1998

Rab proteins in the brain and corpus allatum of Bombyx mori. Histochemistry and Cell Biology 146(1): 59-69, 2016

Function of the corpus allatum in the silkworm (Bombyx mori). Annotationes Zoologicae Japonenses, 24: 1-12, 1950

Ultrastructural changes of corpus allatum in the imaginal stages in the silkworm bombyx mori. Journal of Sericultural Science of Japan 57(5): 431-437, 1988