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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (21): 3749–3756.
Published: 1 October 2004
...C. Vanderlinden; J. Mallefet SUMMARY In ophiuroids, bioluminescence is under nervous control. Previous studies have shown that acetylcholine is the main neurotransmitter triggering light emission in Amphipholis squamata and Amphiura filiformis . By contrast, none of the neurotransmitters tested so...
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (17): 3007–3014.
Published: 1 September 2003
...C. Vanderlinden; Y. Dewael; J. Mallefet SUMMARY We investigated the effects of cyclic nucleotides (cGMP and cAMP) and inositol triphosphate/diacylglycerol pathways on the KCl-induced luminescence control of the ophiuroid species Amphiura filiformis, Ophiopsila aranea and Ophiopsila californica...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (6): 799–806.
Published: 15 March 2002
... muscarinic receptor nicotinic receptor Amphiura filiformis Ophiopsila aranea Ophiopsila californica . The ability of living organisms to produce light seems to have originated independently several times, perhaps 30 or more, in evolution ( Hastings, 1983 ). This is reflected in the diversity...