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graduate at Ciências Biológicas from Universidade Estadual de Londrina (2002), master's at Genética from Universidade de São Paulo (2004) and ph.d. at Genetics from Universidade de São Paulo (2008). Has experience in Genetics, focusing on Genetics, acting on the following subjects: apis mellifera, abelhas, euglossinae, hormônio juvenil and controle hormonal de insetos. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Juvenile hormone (JH) is an important factor regulating many aspects of insect life. In the Honey bee, Apis mellifera, JH is involved in cast differentiation and behavioral development. The rates of JH are determined by its synthesis in corpora allata and degradation by specific enzymes. In Honey bee, genes involved in JH synthesis and degradation showed to be regulated by dietary manip...
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