Accession Number:

AD0646922

Title:

BIOCHEMISTRY OF INSECT DEVELOPMENT, 1965-1966.

Descriptive Note:

Final progress rept., 1 Feb 59-15 Mar 66,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Research was conducted in four areas of invertebrate zoology 1 The fine structure and metabolism of flight muscle from American cockroaches, Periplaneta americana, kept at low, medium and high temperatures. 2 Determination of the relationship between the ribonucleic acid RNA content of zooplankton from several Wisconsin lakes to the productivity of these lakes. 3 Collection, purification, isolation, and identification of the sex-attractant from Galleria mellonella, the Greater Waxmoth. 4 Purification and isolation of the juvenile hormone from extracts of adult male Hyalophora cecropia.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE