Helix pomatia

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Synonyms for Helix pomatia

one of the chief edible snails

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Determination of amino acids in single identifiable nerve cells of Helix pomatia. Int.
Lontie, "Components, functional units, and active sites of Helix pomatia hemocyanin," Life Chemistry Reports, no.
1991), Helix pomatia (Hernadi 1994), Helix aspersa (Ierusalimsky & Balaban 2001), Cepaea nemoralis (Dyakonova et al.
To answer these questions we chose to study the visual system of the mollusk Helix pomatia L.
While our cousins across the Channel and indeed the wise old Romans before them consider the likes of the Helix aspersa (small grey snail) or Helix pomatia (Roman snail) to be a delicacy as either an appetiser or entree we still tend to treat them as garden pests which leave a trail of icky ooze behind them.
Three biotinylated lectins, derived from Helix pomatia (HPA), Dolichos biflorus (DBA), and Ulex europaeus (UEA-1) (Biovalley SA, Marne la Vallee, France), were used for analysis of binding to tissues and inhibition of VLP binding.
Szabadics and Erdelyi (2000) have shown that eugenol blocks the synaptic transmission in the snail Helix pomatia L.
Briefly, 2 mL of 0.2 mol/L sodium acetate buffer (pH 4.5) and 5500 U of Helix pomatia [beta]-glucuronidase were added to 1 mL of urine.
Flistological techniques available 100 years ago were used to describe pedal sole nerves in Umax agrestis and Helix pomatia (Biedermann, 1906; Schmalz, 1914; cited in Bullock and Horridge, 1965).
2001), especially in the pulmonate snails, Helix pomatia and Helix aspersa (Griffond et al.
We added 0.1 mL of horseradish peroxidase (HRP)-labeled Helix pomatia lectin (25 ng; Sigma-Aldrich) in 0.1 mol/L Tris-HCl buffer, pH 7.4, containing 1 mmol/L Mn[Cl.sub.2] to the wells and incubated the plates for 1 h at room temperature.