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- Kandasamy, Ramani; London, Damian; Stam, Lynn; von Deyn, Wolfgang; Zhao, Xilong; Salgado, Vincent L.; Nesterov, Alexandre
- Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 2017 v.84 pp. 32-39
- transient receptor potential channels, etc ; Acyrthosiphon pisum; Drosophila melanogaster; Schistocerca americana; binding capacity; flonicamid; fruit flies; mammals; neurons; pests; pymetrozine; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... The commercial insecticides pymetrozine and pyrifluquinazon control plant-sucking pests by disturbing their coordination and ability to feed. We have previously shown that these compounds act by overstimulating and eventually silencing vanilloid-type transient receptor potential (TRPV) channels, which consist of two proteins, Nanchung and Inactive, that are co-expressed exclusively in insect chord ...