Accession Number : ADA323995

Title :   Lipoproteins and Heat Shock Proteins as Measures of Reproductive Physiology in the Soft Shell Clam Mya arenaria.

Descriptive Note : Doctoral thesis,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE

Personal Author(s) : Clayton, Maureen E.

PDF Url : ADA323995

Report Date : JUN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 199

Abstract : Reproduction is an important physiological process in marine bivalve molluscs. Experiments were designed to examine the role of lipoproteins and heat shock proteins in normal physiological processes of the soft shell clam, Mya arenaria, including reproduction.

Descriptors :   *LIPOPROTEINS, *REPRODUCTION(PHYSIOLOGY), *CLAMS, PROTEINS, THESES, SHOCK, MARINE BIOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY, HEAT, MOLLUSCA.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE