Skip Nav Destination
1-3 of 3
Keywords: Litopenaeus vannameiClose
Andrew E. Christie, M. Christine Chapline, James M. Jackson, Jenilee K. Dowda, Niko Hartline, Spencer R. Malecha, Petra H. Lenz
J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (8): 1386–1396.
Published: 15 April 2011
.... Although there is some information about the identity, tissue distribution and function of NPFs in insects, essentially nothing is known about them in crustaceans. We have identified and characterized NPF-encoding transcripts from the penaeid shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei and Melicertus marginatus . Two...
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (24): 4974–4983.
Published: 15 December 2006
.... `Programmed sperm degradation' on a periodic basis or an innate sperm`expiry date' have never been shown. This manuscript describes a newly discovered molt-dependent mechanism by which old sperm is periodically removed from the reproductive system of male Litopenaeus vannamei shrimp. Firstly, it is shown...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (20): 3107–3122.
Published: 15 October 2002
...Eleni Mente; Peter Coutteau; Dominic Houlihan; Ian Davidson; Patrick Sorgeloos SUMMARY The effect of dietary protein on protein synthesis and growth of juvenile shrimps Litopenaeus vannamei was investigated using three different diets with equivalent protein content. Protein synthesis...