Drosophila metamorphosis: The only way is USP?

Michael Buszczak, William A. Segraves

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The steroid insect molting hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone is believed to control critical aspects of development and reproduction through a heterodimeric receptor comprising the Ecdysone Receptor and the Ultraspiracle proteins. Recent findings suggest that other hormones and receptors might also be involved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - Dec 3 1998


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