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Synonyms for juvenile

Synonyms for juvenile

being in an early period of growth or development

of or characteristic of a child, especially in immaturity

a young person between birth and puberty

one who is not yet legally of age

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Ecdysteroids, juvenile hormone and insect neuropeptides: Recent successes and remaining major challenges, Gen.
Sublethal effects of pyriproxyfen, a juvenile hormone analogue, on Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae): life table study.
Transcription patterns of the studied genes indicated that TBT activated the transcription of RXR receptor, as it has been reported in gastropods and vertebrates, and altered the ecdysone and juvenile hormone receptor signaling pathways as reported in other studies.
Comparative genomics of insect juvenile hormone biosynthesis," Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, vol.
Cellular and molecular actions of juvenile hormone I: general considerations and premetamorphic actions.
Pyriproxyfen is a pyridine based juvenile hormone analogue pesticide, which is found to be effective against a variety of insect pests, preventing larvae from developing into adulthood and thus rendering them unable to reproduce.
This observation of a CRF exhibiting inhibition in adult emergence for a period of more than two months could be compared to the efficacy of methoprene, a widely used juvenile hormone mimic, formulated as 30-day slow release Altosid pellets for controlling mosquitoes in underground storm water drainage catch basins.
Abstract: Insect growth regulators have been proposed as an alternative for the control of insect pests because they interfere with normal development, mimicking juvenile hormone and molting hormone or interfering with chitin synthesis.
Tom had broad interests even then, ranging from synthesis of juvenile hormone analogs as green pesticides to resistance management, to his thesis work on the fundamental biochemistry of how butterflies and moths undergo metamorphosis.
Research work had shown that juvenile hormone is linked to task performance; it has been proposed to be the driving factor, pushing workers to become foragers [13].
Furthermore, I describe how an early single control experiment led to the identification of an elusive gene in a biochemical pathway for the synthesis of juvenile hormone, a key hormone in insect development.
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