Accession Number : AD0620514

Title :   PURIFICATION AND ISOLATION JUVENILE HORMONE AND ITS ACTION IN LEPIDOTERAN LARVAE,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON DEPT OF ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Roller,H. ; Bjerke,J. S.

Report Date : 24 MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Conclusions: (1) The JH-active compound extracted from abdomina of adult male Cecropia is identical with the juvenile hormone produced by corpora allata. (2) The JHactive compound which we have isolated is the juvenile hormone. (3) Juvenile hormone is not farnesol, farnesal, farnesyl methyl ether, or any other compound previously tested for JH activity.

Descriptors :   (*LEPIDOPTERA, HORMONES), LARVAE, ADULTS, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), BIOASSAY, TISSUE EXTRACTS, PURIFICATION, CHROMATOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE