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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2002 Vol.3 No.3 P.344-347

http://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.2002.0344


Effect of vertebrate hormones and prostaglandins on growth, silk quality and metabolic activities of Bombyx mori L


Author(s):  Bharathi, D., MIAO Yun-gen

Affiliation(s):  Department of Sericulture, Sri Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupathi 517502, Andhra Pradesh, India; more

Corresponding email(s):   dbbharathi@yahoo.co.in, miaoyg@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Bombyx mori L, Vertebrate homones, Prostaglanding


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Bharathi, D., MIAO Yun-gen. Effect of vertebrate hormones and prostaglandins on growth, silk quality and metabolic activities of Bombyx mori L[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2002, 3(3): 344-347.

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Abstract: 
The economic importance of silkworm has moved biologists to explore various intricate mechanisms of the action of vertebrate hormones. The dietary administration of several vertebrate hormones and prostaglandins enhanced both developmental and metabolic processes of silkworm, Bombyx mori L. The main objective of sericulture research is to apply the results to achieve superior quality silk and greater output, to apply lab findings to achieve desirable ecenomic results.

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