Description

Advances in Insect Physiology is committed to publishing volumes containing comprehensive and in-depth reviews on all aspects of insect physiology. First published in 1963, these volumes are an essential reference source for invertebrate physiologists, insect neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists and insect biochemists. This volume is themed on small RNAs and RNAi in insects.

Key Features

  • Contains comprehensive and in-depth reviews
  • Essential reference source for invertebrate physiologists, insect neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists and insect biochemists
  • This volume is themed on small RNAs and RNAi in insects

Readership

Physiologists, neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists, insect biochemists, research and library markets

Table of Contents

  1. Of Insects and Viruses: The Role of Small RNAs in Insect Defence

    Nicolas Vodovar and Maria Carla Saleh
  2. 2RNAi Unravels the Biology of the Hemimetabolous and Ametabolous Insects

    Darron A. Cullen
  3. 3New Approaches to Agricultural Insect Pest Control Based on RNA Interference

    Xue-Yi XUE, Ying-Bo MAO, Xiao-Yuan TAO, Yong-Ping HUANG, and Xiao-Ya CHEN
  4. RNA interference in ticks: a functional genomics tool for the study of physiology

    Shahid Karim and Steven W. Adamson
  5. Methods for identifying small RNA genes

    Fei Li, Fei Ma, Xinglai Ji, Shuping Wang, Yang Sun, Lun Yu, Guoqing Li and Zhaojun Han

Details

No. of pages:
216
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123876805
Electronic ISBN:
9780123876812