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|Title:||Differential Gene Expression during the Moult Cycle of Antarctic Krill (Euphausia Superba)|
|Authors:||Seear, Paul J.|
Tarling, Geraint A.
Goodall-Copestake, William P.
|Publisher:||BioMed Central Ltd|
|Citation:||BMC Genomics, 2010, 11:582|
|Abstract:||All crustaceans periodically moult to renew their exoskeleton. In krill this involves partial digestion and resorption of the old exoskeleton and synthesis of new cuticle. Molecular events that underlie the moult cycle are poorly understood in calcifying crustaceans and even less so in non-calcifying organisms such as krill. To address this we constructed an Antarctic krill cDNA microarray in order to generate gene expression profiles across the moult cycle and identify possible activation pathways.|
|Rights:||Copyright © 2010 Seear et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.|
|Appears in Collections:||Published Articles, Dept. of Biology|
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