Target Receptors in the Control of Insect Pests: Part I

Edited by

  • Ephraim Cohen, Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel

The latest volume in this series contains articles on insect growth disruptors. The papers in this special issue give rise to key themes for the future.
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Insect and other physiologists and neuroscientists; zoologists.


Book information

  • Published: February 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394389-7

Table of Contents

  1. Water Homeostasis and Osmoregulation as Targets in the Control of Insect Pests
  2. Ephraim Cohen

  3. Chemical Biology of the Nicotinic Insecticide Receptor
  4. Motohiro Tomizawa

  5. Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors as Spinosyn Targets for Insect Pest Management
  6. Chaoxian Geng, Gerald B. Watson and Thomas C. Sparks

  7. y-Aminobutyrate- and Glutamate-Gated Chloride Channels as Targets of Insecticides
  8. Yoshihisa Ozoe

  9. Calcium Channels as Molecular Target Sites of Novel Insecticides

    Peter Lümmen