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Novel cuticular proteins revealed by the honey bee genome

Kucharski, Robert; Maleszka, Joanna; Maleszka, Ryszard

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With the completion of the honey bee genome project, a transition is now occurring from the acquisition of gene sequence to understanding the role and context of gene products within the genome. Here we annotated and characterised a cluster of three genes in a GC-rich 11 kb genomic region on the linkage group 4 encoding highly hydrophobic polypeptides (named apidermins; APD 1-3) containing both sequence motifs characteristic of cuticular proteins and distinctly novel features. Five amino acids,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/53664
Source: Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2006.10.009

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